The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
The Londonderry Cabinet
  • Bookcase
  • The Londonderry Cabinet
  • Etienne Levasseur (1721 - 1798)
  • France
  • c. 1775
  • Oak veneered with ebony and première- and contre-partie Boulle marquetry of brass and turtleshell, glass, gilt bronze, brass, steel, pinewood and buff velvet
  • Object size: 182 x 602 x 43 cm
  • Stamp: 'E. LEVASSEUR'
  • F390
  • Large Drawing Room
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Further Reading
  • Sold from the Royal Collection, Phillips, Buckingham Palace, 11-13 August 1836, no. 169; Jacobs Primus, Holdernesse House. Marchioness of Londonderry sale, Christie's, 16 April 1869, no. 46; Durlacher, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.