The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Chest-of-drawers
  • Chest-of-drawers
  • Attributed to Alexandre-Jean Oppenordt (1639 - 1715)
  • France
  • c. 1695
  • Oak, première-partie Boulle marquetry of brass and turtleshell, walnut, gilt bronze, lumachella marble, pine, brass and steel
  • Object size: 87.5 x 132 x 63.5 cm
  • Stamp: 'EHB'
  • F405
  • Great Gallery
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Probably de Selle sale, 19-28 February 1761, no. 144. Probably de Billy sale, 15-19 November 1784, no. 170; Dubois; probably Dubois sale, 20 December 1785, no. 213. E.H. Baldock, before 1843. 12th Earl of Pembroke, 7 Carlton House Terrace, by 1844; Pembroke sale, 5-13 May 1851, Samuel Mawson, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.