Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Charger

Maker:
Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51)
Date:
1731–32
Culture:
British, London
Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
Diam. 23 1/2 in. (59.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
The Jules Bache Collection, 1949
Accession Number:
49.7.91
Not on view
Inscription: (Beneath coat of arms): NEC TEMERE NEC TIMIDE (Neither rashly nor timidly)
(Punched on bottom): 138= 0

Marking: [1] Britannia (1697-1719);
[2] Q in pointed heraldic shield (London date letter for 1731-32);
[3] Lion's head erased;
[4] LA, crown and star above, trefoil or fleur-de-lis below (maker's mark)

Location of marks:
All on bottom
Jules S. Bache (until 1949; to MMA)
Related Objects

Centerpiece

Artist: After an original by Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51) Date: 19th century Medium: Silver on base metal Accession: 83.18.24a–rr On view in:Not on view

Tea caddy

Artist: Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51) Date: 1745–46 Medium: Silver Accession: 13.42.36 On view in:Not on view

Charger

Artist: Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51) Date: 1723–24 Medium: Silver gilt Accession: 49.7.90 On view in:Not on view

Set of four candlesticks

Artist: Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51) Date: 1745–46 Medium: Silver Accession: 49.7.85a, b–.88a, b On view in:Not on view

Basket (one of a pair)

Artist: Paul de Lamerie (British, 1688–1751, active 1712–51) Date: 1729–30 Medium: Silver Accession: 58.7.11 On view in:Not on view