28 pieces, engraved with the arms of Robert Fitzgerald,19th Earl of Kildare impaling those of his wife Lady Mary O'Brien.
The Kildare Toilet Service by David Willaume, 1722
Photograph © Ulster Museum
- Silver gilt
- Art Fund grant:
- £61,500 ( Total: £454,280)
- Acquired in:
The service includes a table mirror, comb boxes, powder boxes, perfume flasks, brushes, pincushions, bowls and candlesticks. This collection was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.
The 19th Earl of Kildare. By descent to the 7th Duke of Leinster. Wernher Collection, Luton Hoo.