The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Fire-screen
  • Fire-screen
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c. 1855 (screen)
    c. 1700 (applied embroidery)
  • Gilt oak, crimson velvet, silver thread, green damask, silver thread ribbon and braid
  • Object size: 125 x 88 x 42 cm, screen
    Height: 81 cm, embroidery panels
    Width: 67.5 cm, embroidery panels
  • F435
  • Reserve Vault 1
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Further Reading
  • Possibly cabinet de travail, 2 rue Laffitte, 1871.