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Highlights from the Collection

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Vase

Porcelain with oxblood glaze
about 1705–1720

Water Pot with Coiled Dragons

Porcelain with peach-bloom glaze
about 1705–1720

Plate with Three Quails

Enamel and gold on porcelain
about 1730

Plate with Three Quails

Enamel and gold on porcelain
about 1730

Clock Watch with the Presentation of Jesus in the Temple

Robert Markham watchmaker
Augustin Heckel goldsmith
Gold with enamel, silver, steel, blued steel, and gilded brass
about 1730

Spittoon with Floral Decoration

Enamel on copper
about 1740–1795

Commode

Pierre Roussel
Oak with rosewood, tulipwood, holly, sycamore, and fruitwood veneers; gilded bronze mounts; and marble top
about 1750

Armorial Tea Caddy

Enamel on copper with gilded copper mounts
about 1750–1760

Vase with Taotie Masks

Porcelain with turquoise glaze
about 1750–1795

Snuffbox with Floral Still Lifes

Jean Ducrollay goldsmith
Hamelin enameler
Enamel on gold with diamonds
1757–1758

Wooded Landscape with Milkmaid, Rustic Lovers, Herdsman, and Farm Animals

Thomas Gainsborough
Oil on canvas
about 1772–1774

Maria, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh

Thomas Gainsborough
Oil on canvas
about 1779