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European Decorative Arts

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Plaque with Odet de Coligny, Cardinal of Châtillon

Léonard Limosin
Enamel and gold on copper
about 1563–1567

The Children of Mars

Léonard Limosin
Enamel on copper
about 1570

Platter with Joseph Interpreting the Pharaoh’s Dream

Pierre Reymond
Enamel and gold on copper
1577

Plaque with Saint Luke

Suzanne de Court
Enamel and gold on copper
about 1600

Two-Handled Covered Cup

Possibly Johann Zeidler
Moss agate, gilded silver mounts, and enamel on copper overlay with rubies, garnets, emeralds, sapphires, citrine, and turquoise
mid 1600s

Watch with Rebecca and Eliezer at the Well

Possibly Henri Toutin goldsmith and enameler
Nicolas Bernard watchmaker
Enamel on gold with steel, blued steel, and gilded brass
mid 1600s

Watch in the Form of a Skull with Skeleton Hand

J. Perron watchmaker
Silver with steel and gilded brass
about 1675

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

Commode

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

Snuffbox with Floral Still Lifes

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

Mantel Clock

Jacques Frédéric Houriet clockmaker
David-Louis Courvoisier clockmaker
Marble and gilded bronze with glass, enamel, brass, and steel
about 1785

Snuffbox with Views of a Portuguese Villa

Alexandre-Jean Nöel painter
Jean-Baptiste Carnay goldsmith
Enamel on gold with gouache on vellum panels, glass, and japanning
1789–1790