The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Pedestal
  • Pedestal
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c. 1770
  • Oak, ebony, brass, pinewood and gilt bronze
  • Height: 140.8 cm
    Diameter: 60 cm
  • Stamp: 'I / A 11; II / A 20; III / 15; IIII / A 22; V / A 1; VI / A; VII; VIII; / A 9; VIIII / A 17; X / A 14; XI / O; XII / A 8; XIII / A 27; XIIII / A 18; XV / A 19; XVI / 23; XVII / A 23; XVIII / A 24; XVIIII / A 13; XX / A 12; XXI / A 25; XXII; XXIII / A 10; XXIIII / A 16; XXV / A 15; II'
  • F422
  • Grand Staircase
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Possibly Grand-Pré sale, 16-24 February 1809. 12th Earl of Pembroke, 7 Carlton House Terrace; Pembroke sale, Christie's, 05-13 May 1851, no. 248; Samuel Mawson, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.