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Drop-front secretary (Secrétaire en armoire)
Jean Henri Riesener
(French, Gladebeck, near Hessen 1734–1806 Paris)
Date: 1783
Medium: Oak veneered with ebony and 17th-century Japanese lacquer; interiors veneered with tulipwood, amaranth, holly, and ebonized holly; gilt-bronze mounts; marble top; velvet (not original)
Accession Number: 20.155.11
The Deluge
Valentin Bousch
(French, active 1514–41, died 1541)
Date: 1531
Medium: Glass, painted and stained
Accession Number: 17.40.2a–r
Winter
Jean Antoine Houdon
(French, Versailles 1741–1828 Paris)
Date: 1787
Medium: Bronze
Accession Number: 62.55
Monumental vase
Georges Hoentschel
(French, Paris 1855–1915 Paris)
Date: 1899–1900
Medium: Glazed stoneware
Accession Number: 2007.27
Celestial globe with clockwork
Gerhard Emmoser
(German, active 1556–84)
Date: 1579
Medium: Case: partly gilded silver and gilded brass; Movement: brass and steel
Accession Number: 17.190.636
Triton
Giambologna
(Netherlandish, Douai 1529–1608 Florence)
Date: 1560–70
Medium: Bronze
Accession Number: 14.40.689
Hunters in a Landscape
Anonymous
Date: ca. 1575–95
Medium: Wool, silk (14 warps per inch; 5-6 per cm)
Accession Number: 2009.280
Wine-bottle cooler (seau à bouteille)
Vincennes Manufactory
(French, ca. 1740–1756)
Date: 1753
Medium: Soft-paste porcelain
Accession Number: 1970.230.4
Madame de Wailly, née Adélaïde-Flore Belleville (1765–1838)
Augustin Pajou
(French, Paris 1730–1809 Paris)
Date: 1789
Medium: Bust: marble; base: grey marble
Accession Number: 56.105
The Backgammon Players
Philip Webb
(British, Oxford 1831–1915 West Sussex)
Date: 1861
Medium: Painted pine, oil paint on leather, brass, copper
Accession Number: 26.54
Studiolo from the Ducal Palace in Gubbio
Designed by Francesco di Giorgio Martini
(Italian, Siena 1439–1501 Siena)
Date: ca. 1478–82
Medium: Walnut, beech, rosewood, oak and fruitwoods in walnut base
Accession Number: 39.153
Perseus with the Head of Medusa
Antonio Canova
(Italian, Possagno 1757–1822 Venice)
Date: 1804–6
Medium: Marble
Accession Number: 67.110.1
Adam
Auguste Rodin
(French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Date: modeled 1880 or 1881, cast 1910
Medium: Bronze
Accession Number: 11.173.1
Monteith with arms of Gibbs and Nelthorpe
Date: 1700
Medium: Engraved glass
Accession Number: 43.77.2
Casket
Attributed to Michel Redlin
(German, documented 1688)
Date: ca. 1680
Medium: Amber, gold foil, gilt brass, wood, silk satin, paper
Accession Number: 2006.452a–c
Dish depicting a virgin and a unicorn
Date: probably ca. 1486–88
Medium: Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Accession Number: 46.85.30
Dining room from Lansdowne House
After a design by Robert Adam
(British, Kirkcaldy, Scotland 1728–1792 London)
Date: 1766–69
Medium: Wood, plaster, stone
Accession Number: 32.12
Virgin and Child
Andrea della Robbia
(Italian, 1435–1525)
Date: ca. 1470–75
Medium: Glazed terracotta
Accession Number: 69.113
Coffeepot
François Thomas Germain
(French, Paris 1726–1791 Paris, master 1748)
Date: 1757
Medium: Silver with ebony handle
Accession Number: 33.165.1
Model for a Proposed Monument to Commemorate the Invention of the Balloon
Clodion (Claude Michel)
(French, Nancy 1738–1814 Paris)
Date: ca. 1784
Medium: Terracotta
Accession Number: 44.21a, b
Tapestry Room from Croome Court
Room after a design by Robert Adam
(British, Kirkcaldy, Scotland 1728–1792 London)
Date: 1763–71
Medium: Plaster, pine, mahogany, bronze-gilt, marble, lapis lazuli, steel; wool and silk (22-24 warps per inch, 9-10 per centimeter)
Accession Number: 58.75.1–.22
Toilet set in original leather case
Fourteen identified German (Augsburg) goldsmiths and other German artisans; Japanese
(Imari) porcelain maker
Date: ca. 1743–45
Medium: Gilt silver, hard-paste porcelain, cut glass, walnut, carved and partially gilt coniferous wood, blind-tooled and partially gilt leather, partially gilt steel and iron, textiles, moiré paper, hog's bristle
Accession Number: 2005.364.1a–d–.48
Spoon holder
Design attributed to Christopher Dresser
(British, Glasgow, Scotland 1834–1904 Mulhouse)
Date: ca. 1878–81
Medium: Silver-plated brass, ebony
Accession Number: 1988.164
Sprite
Sculptor close to Donatello
(Italian, Florence ca. 1386–1466 Florence)
Date: ca. 1432
Medium: Gilt bronze
Accession Number: 1983.356
Drop-front desk (secrétaire à abattant or secrétaire en cabinet)
Attributed to Martin Carlin
(French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris)
Date: ca. 1776
Medium: Oak veneered with tulipwood, amaranth, holly, and sycamore; six Sèvres soft-paste porcelain plaques and two painted tin plaques; gilt-bronze mounts; marble shelves; moiré silk
Accession Number: 1976.155.110
Wall fountain
Simone Mosca
(Italian, Settignano 1492–1553 Orvieto)
Date: 1527–34
Medium: Grey sandstone (pietra serena)
Accession Number: 1971.158.1
Boiserie from the Hôtel de Varengeville
Date: ca. 1736–52, with later additions
Medium: Carved, painted, and gilded oak
Accession Number: 63.228.1
Ugolino and His Sons
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux
(French, Valenciennes 1827–1875 Courbevoie)
Date: 1865–67
Medium: Saint-Béat marble
Accession Number: 67.250
Cabinet
Designed by Jean Brandely
(French, active 1855–67)
Date: 1867
Medium: Oak veneered with cedar, walnut, ebony and ivory; silvered-bronze mounts
Accession Number: 1989.197
Settee (one of a pair) (part of a set)
Attributed to Johann Michael Bauer
(German, Westheim 1710–1779 Bamberg)
Date: ca. 1763–64
Medium: Carved, painted and gilded linden wood; squab pillow in silk velvet (not original)
Accession Number: 1974.356.120a
Drop-front secretary (Secrétaire en armoire)
Jean Henri Riesener
(French, Gladebeck, near Hessen 1734–1806 Paris)
Date: 1783
Accession Number: 20.155.11
The Deluge
Valentin Bousch
(French, active 1514–41, died 1541)
Date: 1531
Accession Number: 17.40.2a–r
Winter
Jean Antoine Houdon
(French, Versailles 1741–1828 Paris)
Date: 1787
Accession Number: 62.55
Monumental vase
Georges Hoentschel
(French, Paris 1855–1915 Paris)
Date: 1899–1900
Accession Number: 2007.27
Celestial globe with clockwork
Gerhard Emmoser
(German, active 1556–84)
Date: 1579
Accession Number: 17.190.636
Triton
Giambologna
(Netherlandish, Douai 1529–1608 Florence)
Date: 1560–70
Accession Number: 14.40.689
Hunters in a Landscape
Anonymous
Date: ca. 1575–95
Accession Number: 2009.280
Wine-bottle cooler (seau à bouteille)
Vincennes Manufactory
(French, ca. 1740–1756)
Date: 1753
Accession Number: 1970.230.4
Madame de Wailly, née Adélaïde-Flore Belleville (1765–1838)
Augustin Pajou
(French, Paris 1730–1809 Paris)
Date: 1789
Accession Number: 56.105
The Backgammon Players
Philip Webb
(British, Oxford 1831–1915 West Sussex)
Date: 1861
Accession Number: 26.54
Studiolo from the Ducal Palace in Gubbio
Designed by Francesco di Giorgio Martini
(Italian, Siena 1439–1501 Siena)
Date: ca. 1478–82
Accession Number: 39.153
Perseus with the Head of Medusa
Antonio Canova
(Italian, Possagno 1757–1822 Venice)
Date: 1804–6
Accession Number: 67.110.1
Adam
Auguste Rodin
(French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Date: modeled 1880 or 1881, cast 1910
Accession Number: 11.173.1
Monteith with arms of Gibbs and Nelthorpe
Date: 1700
Accession Number: 43.77.2
Casket
Attributed to Michel Redlin
(German, documented 1688)
Date: ca. 1680
Accession Number: 2006.452a–c
Dish depicting a virgin and a unicorn
Date: probably ca. 1486–88
Accession Number: 46.85.30
Dining room from Lansdowne House
After a design by Robert Adam
(British, Kirkcaldy, Scotland 1728–1792 London)
Date: 1766–69
Accession Number: 32.12
Virgin and Child
Andrea della Robbia
(Italian, 1435–1525)
Date: ca. 1470–75
Accession Number: 69.113
Coffeepot
François Thomas Germain
(French, Paris 1726–1791 Paris, master 1748)
Date: 1757
Accession Number: 33.165.1
Model for a Proposed Monument to Commemorate the Invention of the Balloon
Clodion (Claude Michel)
(French, Nancy 1738–1814 Paris)
Date: ca. 1784
Accession Number: 44.21a, b
Tapestry Room from Croome Court
Room after a design by Robert Adam
(British, Kirkcaldy, Scotland 1728–1792 London)
Date: 1763–71
Accession Number: 58.75.1–.22
Toilet set in original leather case
Fourteen identified German (Augsburg) goldsmiths and other German artisans; Japanese
(Imari) porcelain maker
Date: ca. 1743–45
Accession Number: 2005.364.1a–d–.48
Spoon holder
Design attributed to Christopher Dresser
(British, Glasgow, Scotland 1834–1904 Mulhouse)
Date: ca. 1878–81
Accession Number: 1988.164
Sprite
Sculptor close to Donatello
(Italian, Florence ca. 1386–1466 Florence)
Date: ca. 1432
Accession Number: 1983.356
Drop-front desk (secrétaire à abattant or secrétaire en cabinet)
Attributed to Martin Carlin
(French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris)
Date: ca. 1776
Accession Number: 1976.155.110
Wall fountain
Simone Mosca
(Italian, Settignano 1492–1553 Orvieto)
Date: 1527–34
Accession Number: 1971.158.1
Boiserie from the Hôtel de Varengeville
Date: ca. 1736–52, with later additions
Accession Number: 63.228.1
Ugolino and His Sons
Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux
(French, Valenciennes 1827–1875 Courbevoie)
Date: 1865–67
Accession Number: 67.250
Cabinet
Designed by Jean Brandely
(French, active 1855–67)
Date: 1867
Accession Number: 1989.197
Settee (one of a pair) (part of a set)
Attributed to Johann Michael Bauer
(German, Westheim 1710–1779 Bamberg)
Date: ca. 1763–64
Accession Number: 1974.356.120a
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