The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Writing- and reading-table
  • Writing- and reading-table
  • Martin Carlin (1730 - 1785)
  • France
  • 1783 - 1784
  • Oak veneered with tulipwood, stained sycamore, box and ebony; gilt-bronze, soft-paste Sèvres porcelain plaques, Carrara marble, steel, watered silk and silvered metal
  • Object size: 79 x 40.7 x 32.8 cm
  • Stamp: 'JME M.CARLIN JME'
    Inscription: 'M. CARLIN' Written in ink
  • F327
  • Study
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Durlacher; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, 28 October 1869.