The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
  • Wall-hanging
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Italy
  • c. 1650 (embroidered hanging, scrolled border, large cartouche, border below)
    c. 1780 (inner cartouche, episcopal hat and coronet above)
  • Silk velvet, applied silk embroidery, silk cord, silk satin, grey wool interlining
  • Height: 352 cm
    Width: 144.4 cm
  • F517
  • Lecture Theatre Corridor
Further Reading
  • European Armoury, Hertford House, 1890; probably Sir Richard Wallace.