The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Sofa
  • Sofa
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • After Francesco Casanova (1727 - 1802), (tapestry design)
    C.Mellier & Co., Manufacturer, (sofa frame)
  • England
  • 1872 - 1890 (sofa and armchair frames)
    c. 1788 (tapestries)
  • Limewood, carved and gilded, woven tapestry.
  • Object size: 100.5 x 188 x 64.5 cm
  • Stamp: 'LONDON. W C.MELLIER & C° CABINET MAKERS'
    Stamp: 'CABINET MAKERS'
  • F331
  • Reserve Gallery
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Probably Sir Richard Wallace; Hertford House by 1890.