THE LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, YALE UNIVERSITY
Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill Collection
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Commode in two parts (Mueble de apoyo)
1705-1763
Langlois, Pierre Eloy (French cabinetmaker, 1738-1805)
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Table
1660-1680
Asian
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Victoria and Albert Museum, London. IS73–1981
 
 
 
Chair of oak
16th century
English
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Unknown artist. Two views of a Glastonbury Chair. Etching, n.d. Laid in Horace Walpole's extra-illustrated copy of A Description of the Villa at Strawberry Hill. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Pier Glass with a Portrait of George Walpole, 3rd Lord Orford
1754 or 1755
Hallett, William I (British cabinetmaker, 1707-1781)
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The Cabinet of Miniatures and Enamels
1743
Walpole, Horace (English writer and connoisseur, 1717–1797)
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Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Purchased with the assistance of the Murray Bequest. W.52:1, 2–1925
 
 
 
Gothic Chairs [Set of eight]
c. 1755. The upholstery of the seat is modern.
Hallett, William I (British cabinetmaker, 1707-1781)
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Coffer on stand
c. 1700-1720
Boulle, André-Charles (French ébéniste, 1642-1732)
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Oak bench

Bentley, Richard (British author and draftsman, 1708-1782)
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Bentley, Richard. [Design for a bench and wall-chair]. Pencil, ink and wash, n.d. Mounted in: Designs by Mr. Bentley for Gothic benches and chairs at Strawberry Hill. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Gothic Table

Bentley, Richard (British author and draftsman, 1708-1782)
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Richard Bentley. Design for a Table. Laid in Thomas Kirgate's copy of A Description of Strawberry Hill. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
 
 
 
Gothic Lantern
1755; the glass earlier
Hallett, William I (British cabinetmaker, 1707-1781)
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
 
 
 
Settee
by 1762
Devenish, Thomas (active 1770-1796)
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
The Beauclerk cabinet
1783-1784
Edwards, Edward (British painter, 1738-1806)
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Commode
1763
Langlois, Pierre Eloy (French cabinetmaker, 1738-1805)
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Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Gift of Mrs William P. Roth, 1985.58a-b
 
 
 
Scagliola table
1742
Hugford, Ferdinando Enrico (Italian artist, 1695(?)-1771)
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Chair
late 16th century
English
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Oak Box
18th century
Unknown Creator
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Table

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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Card tables

Chinese
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