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Medium: Gilt metal (139)
Small Sword
Germany, 18th century
1916.1501CCCC0
Pauldron for Right Shoulder
Italy, 17th century
1916.1524CCCC0
Powder Flask
Italy, 16th century
1916.666CCCC0
Snuff Box
England, South Staffordshire
1916.617CCCC0
Small Sword
France, Paris (?), 18th century
1974.57CCCC0
Chatelaine and Case (Étui)
England, 18th century
1916.313CCCC0
Wall Charger Depicting Two Birds
Edouard Lievre (French, 1829-1886) and 1 other
1985.69CCCC0
Pair of Bookcases (Bibliothèques)
attributed to Charles Cressent (French, 1685-1768)
1958.129CCCC0
Bookcase
attributed to Charles Cressent (French, 1685-1768)
1958.129.1CCCC0
Bookcase
attributed to Charles Cressent (French, 1685-1768)
1958.129.2CCCC0
Covered Jug and Basin
Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1989.183CCCC0
Covered Milk Jug
Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1989.183.aCCCC0
Centerpiece
Eugène Rousseau (French, 1827-1891) and 2 others
2001.36CCCC0
Candlesticks
Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (French, 1695-1750)
1989.166CCCC0
Candlestick
Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (French, 1695-1750)
1989.166.1CCCC0
Candlestick
Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (French, 1695-1750)
1989.166.2CCCC0
Candlesticks
France, 18th century
1989.168CCCC0
Candlestick
France, 18th century
1989.168.1CCCC0
Candlestick
France, 18th century
1989.168.2CCCC0
Portrait of General Sir Charles Grey, later 1st Earl Grey
Henry Bone (British, 1755-1834)
1949.550CCCC0
Tent panel of a dragon slayer
Iran, Yazd[?], reign of Shah Tahmasp, Safavid period
1948.205CCCC0
Portrait of Louis XVIII
Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832)
1940.1201CCCC0
Covered Flasks
Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1989.175CCCC0
Covered Flask
Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1989.175.1CCCC0
Covered Flask
Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1989.175.2CCCC0
Portrait of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
Christian Friedrich Zincke (German, 1683/85-1767)
1949.549CCCC0
Candelabrums
France, late 18th-early 19th century
1989.170CCCC0
Candelabrum
France, late 18th-early 19th century
1989.170.1CCCC0
Candelabrum
France, late 18th-early 19th century
1989.170.2CCCC0
Portrait of Anne Vallayer-Coster
François Dumont (French, 1751-1831)
1943.639CCCC0
Brocaded Silk Cushion Cover & Iranian Striped Silk Surround
Turkey, Bursa or Istanbul, Ottoman period
2007.13CCCC0
Lampas silk cushion cover
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2007.13.1CCCC0
Velvet with gold discs
Iran, probably Tabriz, Ilkhanid period
1918.225CCCC0
Royal Carpet with Silk and Metal Thread
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid Period
1926.533CCCC0
Portrait of Ivan Grigorevich, Count Chernyshev
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (German, 1751-1818)
1942.1141CCCC0
Chest of Drawers (Commode)
attributed to Etienne Doirat (French, c. 1670-1732)
1989.158CCCC0
No image available
probably by Etienne Doirat (French, c. 1670-1732)
1989.158.aCCCC0
Portrait of Prince Alexander Bezborodko
Pierre-Charles Cior (French, 1769-1840)
1966.383CCCC0
Chest of Drawers (Commode)
Jean-Pierre Latz (French, 1691-1754)
1942.497CCCC0
No image available
Jean-Pierre Latz (French, 1691-1754)
1942.497.aCCCC0
Portrait of Thomas Hobbes
Samuel Cooper (British, 1608/09-1672)
1949.548CCCC0
Portrait of Charles Howard, 2nd Baron Howard of Effingham, later 1st...
Nicholas Hilliard (British, c. 1547-1619)
1960.39CCCC0
Portrait of Grand Duchess Catherine Pavlovna, later Queen of Württemberg
Alois Gustav Rockstuhl (Russian, 1798-1877)
2008.296CCCC0
Velvet panel with four youths smelling flowers
Iran, Isfahan or Yazd, Safavid period
1932.42CCCC0
Lampas with floral medallions in ogival lattice
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
1946.419CCCC0
Portrait of Noël-François Charles Caille des Fontaines
Lié Louis Périn (French, 1753-1817)
1943.647CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman in a Blue Dress
André Pujos (French, 1738-1788)
1943.650CCCC0
Portrait of Louis XVIII
Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832)
1942.1134CCCC0
Chest of Drawers (Commode)
probably by Adrien Faizelot Delorme (French)
1989.159CCCC0
No image available
probably by Adrien Faizelot Delorme (French)
1989.159.aCCCC0
Reading Lamp
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932)
1990.43©
Brocaded velvet cover with sunbursts
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2008.146CCCC0
Opera Glasses
France, Paris, early 20th century
1979.117CCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with crescents
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2009.282CCCC0
Globe Sewing Table (Globustich)
Austria, Vienna, early 19th century
2020.199CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman at a Harpsichord
François Dumont (French, 1751-1831)
1942.1139CCCC0
Snuff Box
France, 19th century
1916.349CCCC0
Box
France, 19th century
1916.355CCCC0
Portrait of a Man, possibly Alexander I, Emperor of Russia
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1943.645CCCC0
Gold-Thread Embroidered Cover
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.1288CCCC0
Portrait of Napoleon I, Emperor of the French
William Essex (British, 1784-1869)
2000.106CCCC0
"Mandarin Chain" Bead Necklace
China, Qing dynasty
1945.167CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Nicholas Hilliard (British, c. 1547-1619)
1941.557CCCC0
Center Table with Micromosaic Top, "Love Triumphant"
Agostino Francesangeli (Italian) attributed to Herter Brothers
1998.19CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman Reclining on a Sofa
Jean-Antoine Laurent (French, 1763-1832)
1942.1148CCCC0
Portrait of a Little Girl
attributed to Anne-Marie Fragonard (French, 1745-1823)
1943.653CCCC0
Eye
America, 20th century
1961.332CCCC0
Embroidered tray cover
Turkey
1916.1276CCCC0
Tibetan Man's Robe, Chuba
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi period
2007.216CCCC0
Chasuble
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443.1CCCC0
Music Box
Switzerland or Germany, 19th century
1925.758CCCC0
Self-Portrait
Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832)
1940.1202CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Maximilien Villers (French, c. 1836)
1943.638CCCC0
Watch
Austria, 19th century
1916.323CCCC0
Embroidered Armenian liturgical curtain
Turkey, Constantinople/Istanbul, Ottoman period
2014.13CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (German, 1751-1818)
1940.1207CCCC0
Portrait of Hortense de Perregaux, Duchess of Ragusa
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1942.1146CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman with a Hat
Jeremias Majer (German, 1735-1789)
1943.646CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Charles de Chatillon (French, 1777-1844)
1942.1160CCCC0
Embroidered towel
Turkey
1916.1251CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Austria, Viennese School, late 18th century
1926.236CCCC0
Portrait of a Young Woman
Charles Henard (French, c. 1757-aft 1814)
1942.1143CCCC0
Perfume Bottle
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932)
1966.379©
Scent Bottle
Germany, Berlin, 18th century
1916.648CCCC0
Scent Bottle
Germany, Berlin, 18th century
1916.648.aCCCC0
Stopper for a Scent Bottle
Germany, Berlin, 18th century
1916.648.bCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Italy, Northern Italian School, 19th century
1926.233CCCC0
Perfume Bottle
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932)
1981.73©
Portrait of a Man
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1940.1212CCCC0
Portrait of Napoleon I, Emperor of the French
Ferdinand Quaglia (Italian, 1780-1853)
1953.426CCCC0
Brise Fan:  Gothic Revival Style
England (probably), 19th century
1916.329CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman in a Brown Dress
François Dumont (French, 1751-1831)
2008.294CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman, probably Princess Cecilie of Baden, Grand Duchess...
Alois Gustav Rockstuhl (Russian, 1798-1877)
1926.227CCCC0
Portrait of Antoine Roy
Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832)
2008.295CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.632CCCC0
Watch Case
Italy, 17th century
1916.564CCCC0
Portrait of a Man with an Earring
Anonymous Graff (1800)
1940.1209CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
François Dumont (French, 1751-1831)
1943.637CCCC0
Snuff Box
Germany, 19th century
2009.50CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman Near a Balustrade
Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832)
1926.235CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.642CCCC0
Scent Bottle
manner of Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1916.646CCCC0
Scent Bottle
manner of Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1916.646.aCCCC0
Stopper for a Scent Bottle
manner of Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1916.646.bCCCC0
Portrait of a Man with a White Ruff
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (German, 1751-1818)
1940.1208CCCC0
Scent Bottle
copy after Chelsea Porcelain Factory (Britain, London, 1745-84)
1916.341CCCC0
Woman with a Dog
Rosalba Carriera (Italian, 1675-1757)
2008.291CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.631CCCC0
Portrait of Joséphine de Beauharnais, Empress of the French
Daniel Saint (French, 1778-1847)
1940.1218CCCC0
Portrait of a Noblewoman
Russia, late 18th century
1926.234CCCC0
Snuff Box with a Portrait of a Lady
Pierre Louis Bouvier (Swiss, 1765-1836)
2008.285CCCC0
Woman's Bridal Dress: Dragon Jacket, Pleated Skirt, Tabard
China, Qing Dynasty, late 19th century
2005.135CCCC0
Woman's Bridal Dress, Dragon Jacket
China, Qing Dynasty, late 19th century
2005.135.1CCCC0
Woman's Bridal Dress, Pleated Skirt
China, Qing Dynasty, late 19th century
2005.135.2CCCC0
Woman's Bridal Dress, Tabard
China, Qing Dynasty, late 19th century
2005.135.3CCCC0
Portrait of a Man
manner of Nicholas Hilliard (British, c. 1547-1619)
1942.1150CCCC0
Box
Germany, 18th century
1916.613CCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Anna Claypoole Peale (American, 1791-1878)
2008.229CCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.640CCCC0
Scent Bottle
France, 19th century
1916.317CCCC0
Snuff Box
France, 18th or 19th century
1916.605©
Snuff Box
Switzerland, early 19th century
1916.354CCCC0
Scent Bottle
Staffordshire Factory (British)
1916.645CCCC0
Sash with flora and banded field
India, probably Aurangabad
1916.1279CCCC0
Perfume Case (Etui flaconnier)
France, 18th century
1916.324CCCC0
Box
France, 18th century
1916.595CCCC0
Box
France, 18th century
1916.595.aCCCC0
Cover for a Box
France, 18th century
1916.595.bCCCC0
Portrait of Sir Thomas Baring, 2nd Baronet
George Engleheart (British, 1752-1829)
1942.1140CCCC0
Box
Turkey, 19th century
1916.346CCCC0
Fan
France, 18th-19th century
1916.331CCCC0
Snuff Box with Figures
Continental, (France), late 18th century
1916.599CCCC0
Belt
Netherlands, 18th century
1916.360CCCC0
Belt
Netherlands, early 18th century
1916.360.aCCCC0
Belt
Netherlands, early 18th century
1916.360.bCCCC0
Scent Bottle
South Staffordshire Factory (British)
1916.336CCCC0
Embroidered head scarf
Turkey
1916.1254CCCC0
Box in the Form of a Book
France (probably), 19th century
2002.104CCCC0
Snuff Box
after François Boucher (French, 1703-1770)
1916.356CCCC0
Snuff Box
after François Boucher (French, 1703-1770)
1916.356.aCCCC0
Cover for a Snuff Box
after François Boucher (French, 1703-1770)
1916.356.bCCCC0
Snuff Box
France, 18th century
1916.602CCCC0
Scent Bottle
England, Chelsea, mid-18th century
1916.310CCCC0
No image available
England, Chelsea, mid-18th century
1916.310.aCCCC0
No image available
England, Chelsea, mid-18th century
1916.310.bCCCC0
No image available
Sweden, 18th century
1916.608CCCC0
No image available
Germany ?, late 18th century
1916.600CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Small Sword
Germany, 18th century
1916.1501Steel, gilt-brass, porcelain gripOverall: 90.5 cm (35 5/8 in.); Blade: 76.9 cm (30 1/4 in.); Grip: 11.3 cm (4 7/16 in.); Hilt: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Pauldron for Right Shoulder
Italy, 17th century
1916.1524Blued steel with gilt bordersOverall: 27.4 x 24.3 cm (10 13/16 x 9 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Powder Flask
Italy, 16th century
1916.666Gilt brass over fabric covered woodOverall: 19.4 x 12.7 cm (7 5/8 x 5 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Snuff Box
England, South Staffordshire
1916.617Enamel on copper, gilt metalOverall: 2.3 x 7 x 5.5 cm (7/8 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Small Sword
France, Paris (?), 18th century
1974.57Forged steel blade; partially gilt and russet steel hilt; steel wire, leather bands, wood coreOverall: 103.5 cm (40 3/4 in.); Blade: 86.1 cm (33 7/8 in.); Guard: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.)Gift from the Bascom Little EstateCCCC0
Chatelaine and Case (Étui)
England, 18th century
1916.313Gray agate mounted in gilt metalOverall: 18.1 cm (7 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Wall Charger Depicting Two Birds
Edouard Lievre (French, 1829-1886) and 1 other
1985.69Cloisonné and painted enamel mounted in gilt metal frameFramed: 50.7 x 50.7 cm (19 15/16 x 19 15/16 in.); Diameter: 28.9 cm (11 3/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. Arthur F. Connard in memory of Jacob B. Perkins and FamilyCCCC0
Fragment with palmette arches with Alhambra wall pattern
Spain, Granada
1939.35Silk and gilt-metal thread: lampas weaveOverall: 48.3 x 25.4 cm (19 x 10 in.); Mounted: 58.1 x 35.2 cm (22 7/8 x 13 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mantle for a Statue of the Virgin with Lotus Blossoms and Medallions
Egypt and Spain
1939.40Silk and gilt-metal thread: lampas weaveOverall: 70.5 x 111.2 cm (27 3/4 x 43 3/4 in.); Mounted: 78.1 x 119.4 cm (30 3/4 x 47 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Bookcases (Bibliothèques)
attributed to Charles Cressent (French, 1685-1768)
1958.129Kingwood and rosewood veneers, gilt metal mountsOverall: 247.6 x 132.1 x 57.2 cm (97 1/2 x 52 x 22 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Garniture Set (one clock and 2 vases)
33.2017Chinese hard-paste porcelain, gilt bronze, enameled metalHorace Wood Brock Collection©
Covered Jug and Basin
Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1989.183Porcelain with gilt metal mountsOverall: 20.5 x 15.5 x 12.3 cm (8 1/16 x 6 1/8 x 4 13/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Centerpiece
Eugène Rousseau (French, 1827-1891) and 2 others
2001.36Glass with gilt metal mountsOverall: 13.3 x 48 x 28.2 cm (5 1/4 x 18 7/8 x 11 1/8 in.)Bequest of John L. Severance (by exchange)CCCC0
Candlesticks
Juste-Aurèle Meissonnier (French, 1695-1750)
1989.166Gilt metalOverall: 29.6 x 18.5 x 16.9 cm (11 5/8 x 7 5/16 x 6 5/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Candlesticks
France, 18th century
1989.168Gilt metalOverall: 24.5 x 14.4 x 14.8 cm (9 5/8 x 5 11/16 x 5 13/16 in.); Average: 23.4 cm (9 3/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Portrait of General Sir Charles Grey, later 1st Earl Grey
Henry Bone (British, 1755-1834)
1949.550Enamel in a gilt metal frameFramed: 9.6 x 8 cm (3 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.); Sight: 8.9 x 7.3 cm (3 1/2 x 2 7/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Tent panel of a dragon slayer
Iran, Yazd[?], reign of Shah Tahmasp, Safavid period
1948.205Velvet, cut, voided, brocaded, and pile-warp substitution: silk and gilt-metal stripsOverall: 71.1 x 55.6 cm (28 x 21 7/8 in.); Mounted: 81.3 x 66 cm (32 x 26 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portrait of Louis XVIII
Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832)
1940.1201Enamel in a stamped gilt metal mountFramed: 7.7 x 6.8 cm (3 1/16 x 2 11/16 in.); Sight: 4.9 x 3.9 cm (1 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Covered Flasks
Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1989.175Porcelain with gilt metal mountsOverall: 14.2 x 7.7 cm (5 9/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Lampas with roundels of the image of Christ in benedictory pose
Turkey, Bursa, Ottoman period
1916.1423Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 36.5 x 33.7 cm (14 3/8 x 13 1/4 in.); Mounted: 41.3 x 38.7 cm (16 1/4 x 15 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of Étienne François, comte de Stainville, duc de Choiseul
Jacques Thouron (Swiss, 1740-1789)
1921.912Enamel in a gilt metal and enamel frameDiameter: 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in.); Diameter of frame: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
Christian Friedrich Zincke (German, 1683/85-1767)
1949.549Enamel on copper in a gilt metal frameFramed: 6.4 x 5.1 cm (2 1/2 x 2 in.); Sight: 5.9 x 4.8 cm (2 5/16 x 1 7/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Brocaded velvet with falconer and attendant in animated lattice, from a...
Iran, Kashan, Safavid period
1944.239Velvet, brocaded and pile-warp substitution: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 79.4 x 66.7 cm (31 1/4 x 26 1/4 in.); Mounted: 89.5 x 74.9 cm (35 1/4 x 29 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Candelabrums
France, late 18th-early 19th century
1989.170Gilt and patinated metalOverall: 49.9 x 25.7 x 12.3 cm (19 5/8 x 10 1/8 x 4 13/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Portrait of Anne Vallayer-Coster
François Dumont (French, 1751-1831)
1943.639Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal and enamel frameDiameter: 7.6 cm (3 in.); Diameter of frame: 10.2 cm (4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Brocaded Silk Cushion Cover & Iranian Striped Silk Surround
Turkey, Bursa or Istanbul, Ottoman period
2007.13Silk, gilt-metal thread; lampas weaveOverall: 141 x 68.4 cm (55 1/2 x 26 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Velvet with gold discs
Iran, probably Tabriz, Ilkhanid period
1918.225Silk, gilt-metal thread; brocaded velvetOverall: 30.5 x 20.6 cm (12 x 8 1/8 in.); Mounted: 34.9 x 25.4 cm (13 3/4 x 10 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Royal Carpet with Silk and Metal Thread
Iran, Isfahan, Safavid Period
1926.533Brocaded gilt- and silver-metal thread; cotton warp, cotton and silk wefts; silk pile, asymmetrical knot, 295 per sq. in.Overall: 236.2 x 143.5 cm (93 x 56 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portrait of Ivan Grigorevich, Count Chernyshev
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (German, 1751-1818)
1942.1141Watercolor on ivory in a later gilt metal and enamel frameDiameter: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 13.1 cm (5 3/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Chest of Drawers (Commode)
attributed to Etienne Doirat (French, c. 1670-1732)
1989.158Kingwood with gilt-metal mounts, marbleOverall: 84.2 x 108 x 52.1 cm (33 1/8 x 42 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Portrait of Prince Alexander Bezborodko
Pierre-Charles Cior (French, 1769-1840)
1966.383Watercolor on ivory in a 19th-century gilt metal frameDiameter: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); Diameter of frame: 10.2 cm (4 in.)Gift of Ellen Wade Chinn, Elizabeth Wade Sedgwick and J. H. Wade III in memory of their mother Irene Love WadeCCCC0
Chest of Drawers (Commode)
Jean-Pierre Latz (French, 1691-1754)
1942.497Oak, tulipwood marquetry, gilt metal mounts, marbleOverall: 88 x 156.5 x 69.9 cm (34 5/8 x 61 5/8 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Flora Whitney Miller, Barbara Whitney Henry, and Major Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney, in memory of their mother, Mrs. Harry Payne WhitneyCCCC0
Portrait of Thomas Hobbes
Samuel Cooper (British, 1608/09-1672)
1949.548Watercolor on vellum in a gilt metal frameFramed: 7.3 x 6.3 cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.); Sight: 6.7 x 5.8 cm (2 5/8 x 2 5/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of Charles Howard, 2nd Baron Howard of Effingham, later 1st...
Nicholas Hilliard (British, c. 1547-1619)
1960.39Watercolor on vellum in a gilt metal frameFramed: 5.2 x 4.8 cm (2 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.); Unframed: 4.9 x 4.4 cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean Perry in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Belden GreeneCCCC0
Portrait of Grand Duchess Catherine Pavlovna, later Queen of Württemberg
Alois Gustav Rockstuhl (Russian, 1798-1877)
2008.296Watercolor on ivory on a gilt metal mountFramed: 6 x 5 cm (2 3/8 x 1 15/16 in.); Unframed: 5.7 x 4.6 cm (2 1/4 x 1 13/16 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Velvet panel with four youths smelling flowers
Iran, Isfahan or Yazd, Safavid period
1932.42Velvet, brocaded and pile-warp substitution: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 157.5 x 72.7 cm (62 x 28 5/8 in.); Mounted: 167.6 x 83.2 cm (66 x 32 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Lampas with floral medallions in ogival lattice
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
1946.419Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 109.2 x 66.8 cm (43 x 26 5/16 in.); Mounted: 116.2 x 74.9 cm (45 3/4 x 29 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portrait of Noël-François Charles Caille des Fontaines
Lié Louis Périn (French, 1753-1817)
1943.647Watercolor on ivory in a later gilt metal frameFramed: 10.5 x 9 cm (4 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.); Diameter: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman in a Blue Dress
André Pujos (French, 1738-1788)
1943.650Watercolor on ivory in a later gilt metal and enamel frameDiameter: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 9.1 cm (3 9/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of Louis XVIII
Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832)
1942.1134Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal and enamel frameFramed: 5.8 x 5.2 cm (2 5/16 x 2 1/16 in.); Unframed: 3.9 x 3.3 cm (1 9/16 x 1 5/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Floral striped silk on a golden ground
Iran, Safavid Period
2003.96Samite: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 50.1 x 27.5 cm (19 3/4 x 10 13/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with carnations
Turkey, Bursa
1984.27Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt-and-silver-metal threadOverall: 128.9 x 66.7 cm (50 3/4 x 26 1/4 in.); Mounted: 136.5 x 74.3 cm (53 3/4 x 29 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. James Albert Ford, Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., The John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust, Mrs. Hermon A. Kelley, John D. Rockefeller, Jr., Mr. and Mrs. John L. Severance, Mrs. Harry Stratton, and J. H. Wade by exchangeCCCC0
Chest of Drawers (Commode)
probably by Adrien Faizelot Delorme (French)
1989.159Oak, black lacquer with raised chinoiserie decoration, gilt metal mounts, marble topOverall: 89.6 x 128.3 x 81.9 cm (35 1/4 x 50 1/2 x 32 1/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Reading Lamp
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932)
1990.43Gilt metalOverall: 23.2 x 27.8 x 12.7 cm (9 1/8 x 10 15/16 x 5 in.)Gift of Sanford and Mina Neiger Kulber from the estate of Arthur A. Neiger in memory of Rabbi Daniel Jeremy Silver©
Brocaded velvet panel with Italianate pattern
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2003.3Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt-metal thread, and cottonOverall: 173 x 241.5 cm (68 1/8 x 95 1/16 in.); Mounted: 175.3 x 245.7 x 8.9 cm (69 x 96 3/4 x 3 1/2 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Brocaded velvet cover with sunbursts
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2008.146Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal thread, and cottonOverall: 180.7 x 128.3 cm (71 1/8 x 50 1/2 in.); Mounted: 185.4 x 134 cm (73 x 52 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Opera Glasses
France, Paris, early 20th century
1979.117Gilt metal, mother-of-pearl, enamelDiameter: 5.1 cm (2 in.); Overall: 10.2 cm (4 in.); Handle: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward Stotter in memory of Gloria StotterCCCC0
Brocaded velvet cushion cover with crescents
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2009.282Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal thread, and cottonOverall: 138.4 x 65.4 cm (54 1/2 x 25 3/4 in.); Mounted: 134.6 x 63.5 cm (53 x 25 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Globe Sewing Table (Globustich)
Austria, Vienna, early 19th century
2020.199Burl walnut veneer, mahogany, ebony, satinwood, gilt wood, painted wood; mirrored glass; metalOverall: 94 x 41.9 cm (37 x 16 1/2 in.)Nancy F. and Joseph P. Keithley Collection GiftCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman at a Harpsichord
François Dumont (French, 1751-1831)
1942.1139Watercolor on ivory in a 19th-century stamped gold and gilt metal frameDiameter: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.); Diameter of frame: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Textile with field of poppies on a golden ground
Iran, Safavid Period
1926.22Twill weave with supplementary weft, stamped: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 85.7 x 71.1 cm (33 3/4 x 28 in.); Mounted: 92.7 x 78.7 cm (36 1/2 x 31 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Snuff Box
France, 19th century
1916.349Gilt metal box with painted miniatures under glassOverall: 5 x 8.6 x 4.5 cm (1 15/16 x 3 3/8 x 1 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Box
France, 19th century
1916.355Gilt metal, enamel, brilliantsOverall: 8.3 x 2.6 x 2 cm (3 1/4 x 1 x 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of a Man, possibly Alexander I, Emperor of Russia
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1943.645Watercolor on paper in a gilt metal mount and burr wood frameFramed: 23 x 17.7 cm (9 1/16 x 6 15/16 in.); Unframed: 13.8 x 10.3 cm (5 7/16 x 4 1/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Gold-Thread Embroidered Cover
Turkey, Ottoman period
1916.1288Silk, gilt-metal, silver-metal, paper, cotton padding; satin weave, embroideryAverage: 194.3 x 157.5 cm (76 1/2 x 62 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Brocaded velvet with medallions in ogival lattice
Turkey, Istanbul or Bursa
2001.3Velvet, brocaded: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 162.2 x 64.8 cm (63 7/8 x 25 1/2 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Portrait of Napoleon I, Emperor of the French
William Essex (British, 1784-1869)
2000.106Enamel on copper, gilt metal and plush mount in a turned wood frameFramed: 13.5 x 11.5 cm (5 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.); Unframed: 6.6 x 5 cm (2 5/8 x 1 15/16 in.)Gift of Mabel Porozynski in honor and remembrance of Eugene PorozynskiCCCC0
"Mandarin Chain" Bead Necklace
China, Qing dynasty
1945.167Tourmaline, jade, pearls, seed pearls, seed coral and gilt metalOverall: 120.6 cm (47 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Ralph KingCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Nicholas Hilliard (British, c. 1547-1619)
1941.557Watercolor on vellum in a later gilt metal frameFramed: 5.5 x 4.6 cm (2 3/16 x 1 13/16 in.); Unframed: 3.5 x 2.3 cm (1 3/8 x 7/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Center Table with Micromosaic Top, "Love Triumphant"
Agostino Francesangeli (Italian) attributed to Herter Brothers
1998.19Walnut with gilding and gilt metal mounts, inlaid ornament, and micromosaic topOverall: 76.2 x 108.5 cm (30 x 42 11/16 in.)Bequest of William J. GordonCCCC0
Shaped horse trapping
India
1927.376Velvet, brocaded and pile warp substitution: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 26.1 x 23.5 cm (10 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman Reclining on a Sofa
Jean-Antoine Laurent (French, 1763-1832)
1942.1148Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal frame circa 1805Image: 7.9 x 8.3 cm (3 1/8 x 3 1/4 in.); Diameter of frame: 9.4 cm (3 11/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Little Girl
attributed to Anne-Marie Fragonard (French, 1745-1823)
1943.653Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal frameFramed: 9.2 x 7 cm (3 5/8 x 2 3/4 in.); Unframed: 6.5 x 5.2 cm (2 9/16 x 2 1/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Eye
America, 20th century
1961.332Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal frameUnframed: 0.9 x 1.1 cm (3/8 x 7/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 1.8 cm (11/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John W. StarrCCCC0
Embroidered tray cover
Turkey
1916.1276Plain weave: linen; embroidery, chain stitch: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 148.5 x 157 cm (58 7/16 x 61 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Tibetan Man's Robe, Chuba
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi period
2007.216Silk, gilt-metal thread of two kinds: satin weave with supplementary weft patterningWidth across shoulders: 189.9 cm (74 3/4 in.); length back of neck to hem: 152.4 cm (60 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Chasuble, Stole, Burse(Corporal Case), and Maniple
Italy, Genoa, 17th century
1916.1443Woven polychrome silk and gilt metal threads, cut and uncut velvetOverall: 106 x 68.3 cm (41 3/4 x 26 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Music Box
Switzerland or Germany, 19th century
1925.758Gilt metal, enamel, semi-precious stonesOverall: 4.5 x 9.9 x 6.7 cm (1 3/4 x 3 7/8 x 2 5/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Self-Portrait
Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832)
1940.1202Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal frameFramed: 13 x 9.8 cm (5 1/8 x 3 7/8 in.); Sight: 5.7 x 4.4 cm (2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Bed cover with floral medallion pattern
India, Deccan
1916.1359Plain weave, quilted: cotton; embroidery, couched laid work: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 251.5 x 330.2 cm (99 x 130 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Maximilien Villers (French, c. 1836)
1943.638Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal frameDiameter: 6.9 cm (2 11/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Watch
Austria, 19th century
1916.323Crystal, gilt metal, enamelOverall: 8.3 x 5.4 x 2 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/8 x 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Armenian liturgical curtain
Turkey, Constantinople/Istanbul, Ottoman period
2014.13Twill weave: wool; embroidery, chain stitch: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 183 x 119.4 cm (72 1/16 x 47 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (German, 1751-1818)
1940.1207Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal frameFramed: 8.2 x 7.7 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/16 in.); Unframed: 7.2 x 7 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Turban cover
Turkey
1916.1481Plain weave: silk; embroidery, double-running stitch: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadAverage: 109.3 x 109.3 cm (43 1/16 x 43 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of Hortense de Perregaux, Duchess of Ragusa
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1942.1146Watercolor on card on a gilt metal mount in a pale wood frameFramed: 21.5 x 15.5 cm (8 7/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Unframed: 12.9 x 9 cm (5 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman with a Hat
Jeremias Majer (German, 1735-1789)
1943.646Watercolor on ivory in a later gilt metal frameFramed: 9.2 x 7.3 cm (3 5/8 x 2 7/8 in.); Sight: 8.8 x 7.1 cm (3 7/16 x 2 13/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Charles de Chatillon (French, 1777-1844)
1942.1160Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal frameDiameter: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Embroidered towel
Turkey
1916.1251Plain weave: linen; embroidery, double-running stitch: silk, gilt-metal strips and threadAverage: 129.5 x 55.9 cm (51 x 22 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
Austria, Viennese School, late 18th century
1926.236Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal mountFramed: 7.2 x 6 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/8 in.); Unframed: 6.7 x 5.6 cm (2 5/8 x 2 3/16 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade, Jr., G. G. Wade and Mrs. E. B. GreeneCCCC0
Portrait of a Young Woman
Charles Henard (French, c. 1757-aft 1814)
1942.1143Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal mountFramed: 6.3 x 5.2 cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/16 in.); Unframed: 5.5 x 4.4 cm (2 3/16 x 1 3/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Perfume Bottle
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932)
1966.379Favrile glass with gilt metal coverOverall: 13.4 cm (5 1/4 in.)Gift of Ellen Wade Chinn, Elizabeth Wade Sedgwick and J. H. Wade III in memory of their mother Irene Love Wade©
Scent Bottle
Germany, Berlin, 18th century
1916.648Porcelain with gilt metal mountsOverall: 9.6 x 4 x 4.8 cm (3 3/4 x 1 9/16 x 1 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Italy, Northern Italian School, 19th century
1926.233Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal frameDiameter: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade, Jr., G. G. Wade and Mrs. E. B. GreeneCCCC0
Perfume Bottle
Tiffany Studios (American, New York, 1902–1932)
1981.73Favrile glass, gilt metal coverOverall: 12.4 x 3.5 cm (4 7/8 x 1 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. A. Dean Perry©
Portrait of a Man
Jean-Baptiste Isabey (French, 1767-1855)
1940.1212Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal mountDiameter: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.); Diameter of frame: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of Napoleon I, Emperor of the French
Ferdinand Quaglia (Italian, 1780-1853)
1953.426Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal and enamel frameFramed: 7.5 x 5.9 cm (2 15/16 x 2 5/16 in.); Unframed: 5.4 x 3.2 cm (2 1/8 x 1 1/4 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Brise Fan:  Gothic Revival Style
England (probably), 19th century
1916.329Gilt metal, enamel, horn, pigment, spangles, ribbonRadius: 18.8 cm (7 3/8 in.); Spread: 35 cm (13 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman in a Brown Dress
François Dumont (French, 1751-1831)
2008.294Watercolor on ivory in a later ormolu/gilt metal frameDiameter: 7.4 cm (2 15/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman, probably Princess Cecilie of Baden, Grand Duchess...
Alois Gustav Rockstuhl (Russian, 1798-1877)
1926.227Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal mountFramed: 5.5 x 4.8 cm (2 3/16 x 1 7/8 in.); Unframed: 5.1 x 4.5 cm (2 x 1 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade, Jr., G. G. Wade and Mrs. E. B. GreeneCCCC0
Portrait of Antoine Roy
Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832)
2008.295Watercolor on ivory on a stamped gilt metal mountFramed: 10.3 x 8.9 cm (4 1/16 x 3 1/2 in.); Unframed: 8.9 x 7.6 cm (3 1/2 x 3 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.632Gilt brass set with quartzOverall: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Watch Case
Italy, 17th century
1916.564Crystal, gilt metal, enamelOverall: 6.1 x 4.2 cm (2 3/8 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of a Man with an Earring
Anonymous Graff (1800)
1940.1209Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal and enamel frameUnframed: 7.2 cm (2 13/16 in.); Diameter of frame: 9.4 cm (3 11/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
François Dumont (French, 1751-1831)
1943.637Watercolor on ivory in a 19th-century gilt metal and enamel frameDiameter: 6.6 cm (2 5/8 in.); Diameter of frame: 9.4 cm (3 11/16 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Snuff Box
Germany, 19th century
2009.50Agate, gilt-metal mountsOverall: 2.5 x 7.3 x 5.4 cm (1 x 2 7/8 x 2 1/8 in.)Gift of Howard F. StirnCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman Near a Balustrade
Jean-Baptiste Jacques Augustin (French, 1759-1832)
1926.235Watercolor on ivory on a gilt metal mount in an ebonized frameFramed: 14.2 x 13.8 cm (5 9/16 x 5 7/16 in.); Unframed: 8.8 x 8.5 cm (3 7/16 x 3 3/8 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade, Jr., G. G. Wade and Mrs. E. B. GreeneCCCC0
Ogival lattice with horizontal design
Turkey, Bursa
1916.1679Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 134.7 x 64.2 cm (53 1/16 x 25 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.642Gilt brass, engraved and set with rose quartzDiameter: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Lampas with scenes of wild animals
Iran, Safavid Period
1939.38Lampas, brocaded: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 55.4 x 28.5 cm (21 13/16 x 11 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Scent Bottle
manner of Meissen Porcelain Factory (German)
1916.646Porcelain with gilt metal mountsOverall: 7.2 x 3.1 cm (2 13/16 x 1 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of a Man with a White Ruff
Heinrich Friedrich Füger (German, 1751-1818)
1940.1208Watercolor on ivory in a later gilt metal and enamel frameDiameter: 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.); Diameter of frame: 11.1 cm (4 3/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Scent Bottle
copy after Chelsea Porcelain Factory (Britain, London, 1745-84)
1916.341Porcelain with gilt metal mountsOverall: 8.6 x 3.1 cm (3 3/8 x 1 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Woman with a Dog
Rosalba Carriera (Italian, 1675-1757)
2008.291Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal mount with a saw-tooth enclosure at the backFramed: 7.5 x 5.5 cm (2 15/16 x 2 3/16 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.631Gilt brass, engraved and set with semi-precious stonesOverall: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Portrait of Joséphine de Beauharnais, Empress of the French
Daniel Saint (French, 1778-1847)
1940.1218Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal and enamel frame with silver backingFramed: 5.2 x 4.6 cm (2 1/16 x 1 13/16 in.); Unframed: 3.9 x 2.8 cm (1 9/16 x 1 1/8 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Portrait of a Noblewoman
Russia, late 18th century
1926.234Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal mount and stained wood frameFramed: 12.7 x 11.3 cm (5 x 4 7/16 in.); Unframed: 7.9 x 6.1 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade, Jr., G. G. Wade and Mrs. E. B. GreeneCCCC0
Snuff Box with a Portrait of a Lady
Pierre Louis Bouvier (Swiss, 1765-1836)
2008.285Watercolor on ivory; tortoise-shell lining; gilt metal ringsDiameter: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.); Box: 7.8 x 2.6 cm (3 1/16 x 1 in.); Diameter of frame: 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Woman's Bridal Dress: Dragon Jacket, Pleated Skirt, Tabard
China, Qing Dynasty, late 19th century
2005.135Embroidery: silk, gilt-metal threadOverall: 104.2 x 153 cm (41 x 60 1/4 in.)Gift of Elizabeth Wade SedgwickCCCC0
Portrait of a Man
manner of Nicholas Hilliard (British, c. 1547-1619)
1942.1150Watercolor on vellum with a gold border in a gilt metal frameFramed: 5 x 4.1 cm (1 15/16 x 1 5/8 in.); Sight: 4.7 x 3.8 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/2 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Box
Germany, 18th century
1916.613Agate and gold or gilt metalOverall: 2.9 x 3.2 x 4.2 cm (1 1/8 x 1 1/4 x 1 5/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of a Woman
Anna Claypoole Peale (American, 1791-1878)
2008.229Watercolor on ivory on a gilt metal locket with red leather caseFramed: 7.1 x 6 cm (2 13/16 x 2 3/8 in.)Bequest of Muriel ButkinCCCC0
Buckle
China, 20th century
1947.640Gilt brass, engraved and set with rose quartz and gray stoneOverall: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)Bequest of Cornelia Blakemore WarnerCCCC0
Scent Bottle
France, 19th century
1916.317Porcelain with gold or gilt metal mountsOverall: 5.6 x 3.9 cm (2 3/16 x 1 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Snuff Box
France, 18th or 19th century
1916.605Mother-of-pearl mounted in gilt metalOverall: 3.9 x 8.6 x 4.5 cm (1 9/16 x 3 3/8 x 1 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade©
Snuff Box
Switzerland, early 19th century
1916.354Tortoiseshell with painted automaton miniature under glass mounted in gold on gilt metalOverall: 2.3 x 8 cm (7/8 x 3 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Lampas with compressed undulating vines
Turkey, Bursa
1915.676Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 109.2 x 75.2 cm (43 x 29 5/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Scent Bottle
Staffordshire Factory (British)
1916.645Enamel on copper with gilt metal mountsOverall: 7.7 x 3.4 cm (3 1/16 x 1 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Lampas with double ogival floral pattern on checkered ground
Turkey, Istanbul
1918.194Lampas: silk and gilt-metal threadAverage: 49 x 62.3 cm (19 5/16 x 24 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Sleeve with birds in blossoming bushes
Iran
1940.486Taqueté: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 19.7 x 52.1 cm (7 3/4 x 20 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Sash with flora and banded field
India, probably Aurangabad
1916.1279Tapestry weave, double interlocked: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 309.9 x 64.8 cm (122 x 25 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Perfume Case (Etui flaconnier)
France, 18th century
1916.324Painted wood with gilt metal mounts, tortoiseshellOverall: 12.6 x 2.6 cm (4 15/16 x 1 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Box
France, 18th century
1916.595Lacquer with tortoiseshell lining, gilt metal mountsOverall: 3.2 x 8.3 cm (1 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Portrait of Sir Thomas Baring, 2nd Baronet
George Engleheart (British, 1752-1829)
1942.1140Watercolor on ivory in a gilt metal frame with plaited brown hair in glazed reserve on backFramed: 8.6 x 7 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/4 in.); Unframed: 8 x 6.3 cm (3 1/8 x 2 1/2 in.)The Edward B. Greene CollectionCCCC0
Box
Turkey, 19th century
1916.346Jade, gilt metal, turquoise, emeralds (?), rubies (?)Overall: 2 x 7.4 cm (13/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fan
France, 18th-19th century
1916.331Tortoise shell with pierced gilt metal for outer sticks, elaborate gilt decoration and spanglesRadius: 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.); Spread: 33.7 cm (13 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Snuff Box with Figures
Continental, (France), late 18th century
1916.599Watercolor on ivory, wood and tortoiseshell with painted miniatues under glass and gilt metal mountsOverall: 4.2 x 8.9 x 7.5 cm (1 5/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Sleeve with rose bushes and butterflies
Iran, Safavid Period
1924.744Taqueté ground with twill pattern, brocaded: silk and gilt-metal threadOverall: 26 x 46.5 cm (10 1/4 x 18 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Belt
Netherlands, 18th century
1916.360Enamel on copper with gilt metal mounts and cloisonné medallionsOverall: 55.9 cm (22 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Scent Bottle
South Staffordshire Factory (British)
1916.336Enamel on copper with gilt and enameled metal mountsOverall: 7 x 3.1 cm (2 3/4 x 1 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered head scarf
Turkey
1916.1254Plain weave: linen; embroidery, double-running stitch: silk, gilt-metal strips and threadOverall: 92 x 92.5 cm (36 1/4 x 36 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Box in the Form of a Book
France (probably), 19th century
2002.104Wooden box covered in leather with gilt metal enameled mountsOverall: 8 x 58.5 x 47 cm (3 1/8 x 23 1/16 x 18 1/2 in.)Gift of the Trideca Society in honor of Henry HawleyCCCC0
Sash with floral field and end panels on a gold ground
Iran
1916.1309Taqueté with discontinuous wefts: silk, gilt- and silver-metal threadOverall: 449.5 x 59.7 cm (176 15/16 x 23 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Snuff Box
after François Boucher (French, 1703-1770)
1916.356Gold or gilt metal mounts; cover with Vernis Martin style decoration; sides and bottom enamel over gilt engine turned design; interior lined in tortoiseshellOverall: 2.6 x 10.5 cm (1 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered envelope with closures
Turkey
1916.1294Satin weave: silk; embroidery, couched stitches: gilt-metal thread and cottonAverage: 91.5 x 95.9 cm (36 x 37 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Snuff Box
France, 18th century
1916.602Wood decorated with lacquer with gold or gilt metal mounts, lined in tortoiseshellOverall: 3.9 x 7.8 cm (1 9/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Scent Bottle
England, Chelsea, mid-18th century
1916.310Soft-paste porcelain with gilt metal mounts set with red faceted stonesOverall: 8.7 x 3.2 cm (3 7/16 x 1 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
No image available
Sweden, 18th century
1916.608Enamel on copper with gilt metal mountsOverall: 3.5 x 7 x 5.8 cm (1 3/8 x 2 3/4 x 2 5/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
No image available
Germany ?, late 18th century
1916.600Enamel on copper with gilt metal mountsOverall: 4.2 x 8.9 x 7.5 cm (1 5/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0