The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Coffer
  • Coffer
  • Workshop of André-Charles Boulle (1642 - 1732) , Attributed to
  • France
  • c. 1700
  • Oak, ebony, pewter, contre- and première-partie marquetry of brass, pewter and turtleshell, gilt bronze, pinewood, walnut, oak, blue silk, silver thread and braid, steel
  • Object size: 37.7 x 61.8 x 39.5 cm, coffer
    Object size: 84.5 x 70.5 x 52.4 cm, stand
  • F412
  • East Galleries I
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Grande galerie, 2 rue Laffitte, 1871; exhibited Bethnal Green, 1872-5; Oval Drawing Room, Hertford House, by 1890.