The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Footstool
  • Footstool
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • England and France
  • c. 1872
  • Birch, gilt feet, silk brocade velvet, silk rosettes, webbing, canvas and cotton
  • Object size: 17 x 50 x 38 cm
  • F474
  • Reserve Vault 1
History
Further Reading
  • Probably acquired by Sir Richard Wallace; used by the Prince and Princess of Wales at the opening, on 24 June 1872, of the Bethnal Green exhibition; exhibitied Bethnal Green, 1872-5, with two chairs of F493-500.