The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Cabinet
  • Cabinet
  • Probably Etienne Levasseur (1721 - 1798)
  • France
  • c. 1775
  • Pinewood, Macassar ebony, African ebony, première-partie Boulle marquetry of brass and turtleshell, oak, pear wood, green silk, glass and steel
  • Object size: 105 x 162.1 x 46 cm
  • Inscription: 'milieu' In pencil
  • F389
  • West Gallery III
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Possibly comte de Luc sale, 22 December 1777, no. 41; Julliot, for the comte de Merle; de Merle sale, 01 March 1784, no. 207. Hertford House by 1870.