The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Chair
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • North Italy
  • c. 1600
  • Carved and stained walnut, marquetry of lime and walnut, modern steel screws
  • Object size: 107 x 43.7 x 34.5 cm
  • F487
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
Further Reading
  • The oval panels on the back of the chairs F486 and F487 are inlaid with scrolling foliate motifs of lime and walnut and flanked by horizontal fleur-de-lis in relief.