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Type: Furniture and woodwork (516)
Anglo-Saxon, England, West Midlands?, Romanesque period, 11th century
1953.362CCCC0
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940)
1991.45©
Jean Joseph de Saint-Germain (French, 1720-1791)
1946.81CCCC0
Jacques Caffieri (French, 1678-1755)
1942.799.2CCCC0
Martin Carlin (French, 1730-1785)
1942.594CCCC0
France, 18th century
1944.126.1CCCC0
Jean-Baptiste II Tilliard (French, 1797)
1927.423.1CCCC0
Jacques Caffieri (French, 1678-1755)
1942.799CCCC0
France, Normandy, 16th century
1942.604CCCC0
Thomas Chippendale (British, 1718-1779)
2018.203CCCC0
Jean-Baptiste-Claude Sené (French, 1748-1803)
1954.385CCCC0
France, 18th century
1951.550CCCC0
Italy, Venice, mid 16th century
1942.607CCCC0
Jean-Pierre Latz (French, 1691-1754)
1949.200CCCC0
Jacques Caffieri (French, 1678-1755)
1942.799.1CCCC0
Jean-Baptiste-Claude Sené (French, 1748-1803)
1954.385.2CCCC0
Bernard II van Riesen Burgh (Dutch, 1766)
1944.123CCCC0
Jean-Baptiste-Claude Sené (French, 1748-1803)
1954.385.1CCCC0
Adam Weisweiler (French, c. 1750-1810)
1922.73CCCC0
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1944.113CCCC0
Pierre Philippe Thomire (French, 1751-1843)
1960.94CCCC0
Tiffany & Co. (American, New York, est. 1837)
1992.70CCCC0
Ferdinand Dietz (German, 1708-1777)
1962.63CCCC0
Jonathan Goldsmith (American, 1783-1847)
1959.342CCCC0
Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona(?), early 16th century
1915.535CCCC0
France, 18th century
1944.126CCCC0
France, 18th century
1944.126.2CCCC0
Jean-Baptiste II Tilliard (French, 1797)
1927.423CCCC0
France, 18th century
1953.153CCCC0
Jean-Pierre Latz (French, 1691-1754)
1942.497CCCC0
Germany, Mainz, 18th century
1953.284CCCC0
André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642-1732)
1949.539CCCC0
André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642-1732)
1967.153CCCC0
America, Rhode Island, Providence, early 19th Century
1976.170CCCC0
Bernard Peridiez (French, d. 1757)
1942.597CCCC0
Baumgartinger (German)
1966.362CCCC0
Giuliano da Maiano (Italian, 1432-1490)
1915.526CCCC0
Leonard Boudin (French, 1735-1804)
1942.593CCCC0
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940)
1984.177CCCC0
Italy, Siena?, late 14th century
1954.600CCCC0
France, 18th century
1950.376CCCC0
France, perhaps Artois or Picardy, early 16th century
1928.657CCCC0
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.320©
Italy, early 16th century
1942.609CCCC0
America, New York, Empire style, 19th century
1971.29CCCC0
Pierre Joseph Désiré Gouthière (French, 1732-1813/14)
1942.599CCCC0
Joseph Alexis Bailly (American, 1825-1883)
1985.72CCCC0
Louis Majorelle (French, 1859-1926)
1976.53©
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Anglo-Saxon, England, West Midlands?, Romanesque period, 11th century
1953.362Boxwood, copper-alloy, glassOverall: 9 x 7.8 x 15.7 cm (3 9/16 x 3 1/16 x 6 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940)
1991.45Inlaid wood (mahogany?), cast and gilded bronze mounts, inlays of ivory or bone, metal, and mother-of-pearl (marine mussels or pearl oysters)Overall: 71.5 x 67.1 x 41.3 cm (28 1/8 x 26 7/16 x 16 1/4 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. Fund©
Jean Joseph de Saint-Germain (French, 1720-1791)
1946.81Gilt bronzeOverall: 72.4 x 49.3 x 39.7 cm (28 1/2 x 19 7/16 x 15 5/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jacques Caffieri (French, 1678-1755)
1942.799.2Gilt bronzeOverall: 44.2 x 54.6 x 14 cm (17 3/8 x 21 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Martin Carlin (French, 1730-1785)
1942.594Wood marquetry with gilt bronze mounts, Sèvres porcelain topOverall: 77.5 x 43.2 cm (30 1/2 x 17 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
France, 18th century
1944.126.1Gilt bronzeOverall: 50.3 x 46.3 x 14 cm (19 13/16 x 18 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Jean-Baptiste II Tilliard (French, 1797)
1927.423.1Carved and gilded woodOverall: 101.9 x 73.7 x 63.5 cm (40 1/8 x 29 x 25 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Jacques Caffieri (French, 1678-1755)
1942.799Gilt bronzeOverall: 44.2 x 54.6 x 14 cm (17 3/8 x 21 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
France, Normandy, 16th century
1942.604OakOverall: 96.5 x 165.1 x 71.8 cm (38 x 65 x 28 1/4 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Thomas Chippendale (British, 1718-1779)
2018.203Gilt-wood, gessoEach: 154 x 56 x 51 cm (60 5/8 x 22 1/16 x 20 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jean-Baptiste-Claude Sené (French, 1748-1803)
1954.385Carved and gilded woodOverall: 44.8 x 71.5 x 51.6 cm (17 5/8 x 28 1/8 x 20 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
France, 18th century
1951.550Gilt bronzeOverall: 93 x 49.5 x 36.3 cm (36 5/8 x 19 1/2 x 14 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Italy, Venice, mid 16th century
1942.607WalnutOverall: 68.6 x 168.9 x 57.2 cm (27 x 66 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Jean-Pierre Latz (French, 1691-1754)
1949.200Boulle marquetry with gilt bronze mountsOverall: 261.6 x 69.9 x 41.9 cm (103 x 27 1/2 x 16 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jacques Caffieri (French, 1678-1755)
1942.799.1Gilt bronzeOverall: 44.2 x 54.6 x 14 cm (17 3/8 x 21 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Jean-Baptiste-Claude Sené (French, 1748-1803)
1954.385.2Carved and gilded woodOverall: 44.8 x 71.7 x 51.5 cm (17 5/8 x 28 1/4 x 20 1/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Bernard II van Riesen Burgh (Dutch, 1766)
1944.123Wood marquetry with gilt bronze mounts, leather topOverall: 75 x 151.8 x 76.9 cm (29 1/2 x 59 3/4 x 30 1/4 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Jean-Baptiste-Claude Sené (French, 1748-1803)
1954.385.1Carved and gilded woodOverall: 44.8 x 71.5 x 51.6 cm (17 5/8 x 28 1/8 x 20 5/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Adam Weisweiler (French, c. 1750-1810)
1922.73Mahogany, gilt bronze, marble topOverall: 91.5 x 148.6 x 49.5 cm (36 x 58 1/2 x 19 1/2 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
René Dubois (French, 1737-1798)
1944.113Ebony veneer with Japanese lacquer panels, gilt bronze mounts, and marble topOverall: 86.8 x 152.4 x 59.7 cm (34 3/16 x 60 x 23 1/2 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Pierre Philippe Thomire (French, 1751-1843)
1960.94Wood with gilt bronze mountsOverall: 104.8 x 74.3 cm (41 1/4 x 29 1/4 in.)Gift of Carrie Moss Halle in memory of Salmon Portland HalleCCCC0
Tiffany & Co. (American, New York, est. 1837)
1992.70Mahogany, teak with dial faces of gilded and patinated metal, glassOverall: 247.3 x 66 x 36.5 cm (97 3/8 x 26 x 14 3/8 in.)The Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Ferdinand Dietz (German, 1708-1777)
1962.63Carved and gilded woodOverall: 85.8 x 132.1 x 82.5 cm (33 3/4 x 52 x 32 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Jonathan Goldsmith (American, 1783-1847)
1959.342Wood, leaded panes, and brass decorationOverall: 290 x 228.5 x 45.8 cm (114 3/16 x 89 15/16 x 18 1/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. A. Dean PerryCCCC0
Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona(?), early 16th century
1915.535Wood with painting and gildingOverall: 71.8 x 127 x 55.9 cm (28 1/4 x 50 x 22 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
France, 18th century
1944.126Gilt bronzeOverall: 50.3 x 46.3 x 14 cm (19 13/16 x 18 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
France, 18th century
1944.126.2Gilt bronzeOverall: 50.3 x 46.3 x 14 cm (19 13/16 x 18 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Jean-Baptiste II Tilliard (French, 1797)
1927.423Carved and gilded woodOverall: 101.9 x 73.7 x 63.5 cm (40 1/8 x 29 x 25 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
France, 18th century
1953.153Carved and gilded woodOverall: 243.8 x 143.5 cm (96 x 56 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
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
Germany, Mainz, 18th century
1953.284Wood and ivory marquetryOverall: 78.7 x 94 x 54.6 cm (31 x 37 x 21 1/2 in.); Part 1: 92.1 x 54 x 2.6 cm (36 1/4 x 21 1/4 x 1 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642-1732)
1949.539Ebony, marquetry in metal and tortoise shellOverall: 101.3 x 117.6 x 50 cm (39 7/8 x 46 5/16 x 19 11/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
André-Charles Boulle (French, 1642-1732)
1967.153Tortoise shell and brass inlay, gilt bronzeOverall: 113.7 cm (44 3/4 in.)Gift of Family and Friends in honor of Emery May Holden Norweb and Raymond Henry Norweb on their fiftieth wedding anniversaryCCCC0
America, Rhode Island, Providence, early 19th Century
1976.170MahoganyOverall: 235 x 108.6 x 62.3 cm (92 1/2 x 42 3/4 x 24 1/2 in.)Gift of Moselle Taylor MealsCCCC0
Bernard Peridiez (French, d. 1757)
1942.597Wood marquetry with gilt bronze mountsOverall: 77.5 x 43.2 x 28 cm (30 1/2 x 17 x 11 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Baumgartinger (German)
1966.362Carved and gilded wood, faienceOverall: 97.8 x 59.7 x 37.2 cm (38 1/2 x 23 1/2 x 14 5/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Giuliano da Maiano (Italian, 1432-1490)
1915.526Walnut, inlaid with holly and ebonyOverall: 160 x 476 x 69.2 cm (63 x 187 3/8 x 27 1/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Leonard Boudin (French, 1735-1804)
1942.593Wood marquetry, gilt bronze mounts, marbleOverall: 106.4 x 61 x 37.5 cm (41 7/8 x 24 x 14 3/4 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Carlo Bugatti (Italian, 1856-1940)
1984.177Wood with metal inlays and painted parchment, glass doors and mirrorOverall: 224.5 x 141 x 55.3 cm (88 3/8 x 55 1/2 x 21 3/4 in.)Gift of Barry Friedman and Patricia Pastor, New YorkCCCC0
Italy, Siena?, late 14th century
1954.600Painted and gilded gesso on woodOverall: 23.2 x 41.3 x 18.3 cm (9 1/8 x 16 1/4 x 7 3/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
France, 18th century
1950.376Gilt bronzeOverall: 116.9 x 50.8 x 27.7 cm (46 x 20 x 10 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
France, perhaps Artois or Picardy, early 16th century
1928.657OakOverall: 329.6 x 336.3 x 83.8 cm (129 3/4 x 132 3/8 x 33 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Central Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mangbetu, 20th century
1929.320WoodDiameter: 39.1 cm (15 3/8 in.); Overall: 28.6 cm (11 1/4 in.)Gift of the Gilpin Players of Karamu House©
Italy, early 16th century
1942.609Walnut with traces of gildingOverall: 62.2 x 172 x 55.9 cm (24 1/2 x 67 11/16 x 22 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
America, New York, Empire style, 19th century
1971.29Wood with painted and gilded decorationOverall: 85.1 x 195.5 x 63.6 cm (33 1/2 x 76 15/16 x 25 1/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Pierre Joseph Désiré Gouthière (French, 1732-1813/14)
1942.599Oak, coralwood, mahogany veneer, marble top, gilt bronze mountsOverall: 90.8 x 131.5 x 59.7 cm (35 3/4 x 51 3/4 x 23 1/2 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Joseph Alexis Bailly (American, 1825-1883)
1985.72WalnutOverall: 290.4 x 211.4 x 69.4 cm (114 5/16 x 83 1/4 x 27 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Louis Majorelle (French, 1859-1926)
1976.53Wood marquetry with metal mountsOverall: 130.8 x 162.5 x 58.4 cm (51 1/2 x 64 x 23 in.)John L. Severance Fund©