The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Settee
  • Settee
  • 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
  • Object size: 100 x 93.7 x 58.7 cm
  • F203
  • Study
Commentary
History
  • Acquired by Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford; Hertford House by 1870.