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European Decorative Arts

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Casket with the Triumph of Diana

Pierre Reymond
Enamel and gold on copper; gilded metal mounts; and wood-lined interior
about 1550

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


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

Covered Jug

Rock crystal; gilded silver mounts added in Nuremberg, Germany, about 1540
about 1350


Léonard Limosin
Enamel and gold on copper
about 1534

Dish with Apollo and the Muses

Attributed to the Master of the Triumph of the Moon at Marcigny, possibly Pietro da Castel (Durante)
Earthenware with tin glaze (maiolica)
about 1525

Ewer with Adam and Eve

Master IC (probably Jean Court or Jean de Court)
Enamel and gold on copper
about 1550–1575

Ewer with the Abduction of Deianira

Fontana Workshop
Earthenware with tin glaze (maiolica)
about 1545–1550

Francis I of Cleves, Duke of Nevers

Léonard Limosin
Enamel and gold on copper; enameled copper and gilded wooden frame added in the 19th century
about 1556

Mantel Clock

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


House of Fabergé
Mikhail Perkhin goldsmith
Enamel on gold with diamonds
about 1900

Plaque Depicting Polish Soldiers

Jacques-Frédéric Kirstein
Gold with enamel and glass mount
about 1820