Wallace Collection Catalog of Furniture

Peter Hughes

Date Published :
October 2014
Publisher :
Paul Holberton Publishing
Series :
Wallace Collection
Illustration :
1150 illustrations
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*Three Volume Set*

The Wallace Collection has the finest collection of eighteenth-century furniture outside France. Numbering over five hundred pieces, it includes furniture by the greatest Parisian cabinet makers, beginning with André-Charles Boulle and continuing through the major craftsmen of the reigns of Louis XV and Louis XVI.

About The Author

Peter Hughes has been a member of the Western Front Association since 1981 and has been visiting the battlefields of France and Belgium for over thirty years. He now spends his time researching many aspects of the Great War and guiding others around its battlefields and cemeteries. After reading French and German at the Universities of Leeds and Tübingen, he spent thirty years policing London and retired in 2010.

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