The Lennoxlove Toilet Service by Pierre Flamand

18 pieces including the oak veneered with walnut travelling case.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £17,000)
Acquired in:
1954
Vendor:
Sotheby's

All except the candlesticks bear the mark of Vincent Fortier as Fermier-General (1672-79). Maker's mark PF with fleur-de-lys associated with Pierre Flamand.

Provenance

Lennoxlove; Frances Teresa Stuart, Duchess of Richmond and Lennox; her nephew Alexander Earl of Blantyre; by descent to Major William Arthur Baird.

Venue details

National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1JF 0300 123 6789 www.nms.ac.uk

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