The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Armchair
  • Armchair
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c. 1768 - c. 1770
    1956 (upholstery added)
  • Walnut, carved and gilded, modern yellow floral silk lampas
  • Object size: 106 x 68.5 x 59.8 cm
  • Inscription: 'RWB'
  • F229
  • Reserve Gallery
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Possibly 14th Earl of Shrewsbury, Paris. Alton Towers sale, Christie's, 6 July - 8 August 1857; John Webb, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.