The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Sofa
  • Sofa
  • Georges Jacob (1739 - 1814)
  • France
  • c. 1780
    1981 (19th Century Beauvais tapestries removed)
    1981 (upholstered with watered silk lampas)
  • Birch, carved, gilded and partly painted white, modern striped silk lampas, gimp and cord, checked chair backing
  • Object size: 107 x 187.8 x 70.5 cm
  • F193
  • Study
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Acquired by Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford; Hertford House by 1870.