The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Writing-table
  • Writing-table
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c. 1840
  • Oak and tulipwood, veneered with tulipwood, amaranth, thuya-wood, ebony and box; Sévres porcelain tray, gilt bronze, velvet and braid
  • Object size: 71.6 x 36.5 x 29.5 cm
  • F329
  • Oval Drawing Room
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Sébastiani sale, 24-28 November 1851, no. 5; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.