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 and gilt bronze
  • Height: 137.8 cm
    Diameter: 42.5 cm
    Width: 65 cm, plinth
  • F423
  • Porphyry Court
Commentary
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Probably Flechelle sale, Phillips, 30 June - 8 July 1817, no. 563, bought by Machell-Cox; 12th Earl of Pembroke, 7 Carlton House Terrace, by c. 1844; Pembroke sale, Christie's, 5 -13 May 1851, no. 249, bought by Samuel Mawson, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.