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81 records
France x A.D. 1600–1800 x
Madame de Wailly, née Adélaïde-Flore Belleville (1765–1838)
Augustin Pajou
(French, Paris 1730–1809 Paris)
Date: 1789
Medium: Bust: marble; base: grey marble
Accession Number: 56.105
Secretary
Attributed to Martin Carlin
(French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris)
Date: ca. 1781–85
Medium: Oak veneered with tulipwood, amaranth, holly, ebonized holly, and other marquetry wood; brass; green-colored metal; gilt-bronze mounts; marble top. Soft paste porcelain plaques from the Sèvres Manufactory.
Accession Number: 1975.1.2026
Boiserie from the Hôtel de Varengeville
Date: ca. 1736–52, with later additions
Medium: Carved, painted, and gilded oak
Accession Number: 63.228.1
Queen Esther Approaching the Palace of Ahasuerus
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée)
(French, Chamagne 1604/5?–1682 Rome)
Date: 1658
Medium: Pen and brown ink; brown wash over black chalk; heightened with white
Accession Number: 1997.156
Guitar
attributed to Jean-Baptiste Voboam
Date: 1697
Medium: Spruce, tortoiseshell, mother-of-pearl, ivory, ebony
Accession Number: 1989.147
Contes et nouvelles en vers par Jean de la Fontaine
Jean de La Fontaine
(French, Château-Thierry 1621–1695 Paris)
Date: 1795
Accession Number: PQ1809 .A1 1795
Shoes
Date: 1690–1700
Medium: silk, leather
Accession Number: 06.1344a, b
Head of a Man
Antoine Watteau
(French, Valenciennes 1684–1721 Nogent-sur-Marne)
Date: ca. 1718
Medium: Red and black chalk
Accession Number: 37.165.107
Ensemble
Date: ca. 1730
Medium: (a) wool; (b) silk; (a, b) metallic thread
Accession Number: 2004.411a, b
Soap Bubbles
Jean Siméon Chardin
(French, Paris 1699–1779 Paris)
Date: ca. 1733–34
Medium: Oil on canvas
Accession Number: 49.24
Wine-bottle cooler (seau à bouteille)
Vincennes Manufactory
(French, ca. 1740–1756)
Date: 1753
Medium: Soft-paste porcelain
Accession Number: 1970.230.4
Congressional Presentation Sword with Scabbard of Colonel Marinus Willett (1740–1830)
C. Liger
(French, Paris, recorded 1770–93)
Date: hallmarked for 1785–86
Medium: Steel, silver, gold
Accession Number: 17.87.3a, b
Mechanical table
Jean-François Oeben
(French, born Germany, Heisenberg 1721–1763 Paris)
Date: ca. 1761–63
Medium: Oak veneered with mahogany, kingwood, and tulipwood, with marquetry of mahogany, rosewood, holly, and various other woods; gilt-bronze mounts; imitation Japanese lacquer; replaced silk
Accession Number: 1982.60.61
Drop-front desk (secrétaire à abattant or secrétaire en cabinet)
Attributed to Martin Carlin
(French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris)
Date: ca. 1776
Medium: Oak veneered with tulipwood, amaranth, holly, and sycamore; six Sèvres soft-paste porcelain plaques and two painted tin plaques; gilt-bronze mounts; marble shelves; moiré silk
Accession Number: 1976.155.110
Traité de l'horlogerie, méchanique et pratique, approuvé par l'Academie royale des sciences
Antoine Thiout l'aîné
(1692–1767)
Date: 1741
Accession Number: 146.9 T34
Armor of Infante Luis, Prince of Asturias (1707–1724)
Signature probably refers to Jean Drouart
(French, Paris, died before October 1715)
Date: dated 1712
Medium: Steel, gold, brass, silk, cotton, metallic yarn, paper
Accession Number: 1989.3
Bibliorum Sacrorum Vulgatae versionis
François Ambroise Didot
(French, 1730–1804)
Date: 1785
Accession Number: BS75 1785b Q
Robe à l'Anglaise
Date: 1785–87
Medium: silk
Accession Number: C.I.66.39a, b
Encyclopédie, ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers
Denis Diderot
(French, 1713–1784)
Date: 1751–65
Accession Number: AE25 .E53 1751 Q
"Music"
Savonnerie Manufactory
(Manufactory, established 1626; Manufacture Royale, established 1663)
Date: ca. 1685–97
Medium: Wool (Ghiordes knot, 90 knots per square in.)
Accession Number: 52.118
Doublet
Date: early 1620s
Medium: silk
Accession Number: 1989.196
Transverse Flute
Garion
(French)
Date: ca. 1720–40
Medium: Rosewood, ivory, silver
Accession Number: 2005.365
Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier (1743–1794) and His Wife (Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze, 1758–1836)
Jacques Louis David
(French, Paris 1748–1825 Brussels)
Date: 1788
Medium: Oil on canvas
Accession Number: 1977.10
L'eschole de Salerne en vers burlesques & duo poemata macaronica: de bello huguenotico: et De gestis magnanimi & prudentissimi Baldi
Theophilo Folengo
(Italian, 1496–1544)
Date: 1651
Accession Number: PN1489 .M37 1651
Loffice de Noël, 1768
Catholic Church
Date: 1768
Accession Number: M2149.5 .C5 1768
La Crainte des Traits de l'Amour
Jean-Louis Lemoyne
(French, 1665–1755)
Date: 1739–40
Medium: Marble
Accession Number: 67.197
A Gathering at Wood's Edge
Jean Honoré Fragonard
(French, Grasse 1732–1806 Paris)
Date: ca. 1770-73
Medium: Red chalk
Accession Number: 1995.101
Madame de Wailly, née Adélaïde-Flore Belleville (1765–1838)
Augustin Pajou
(French, Paris 1730–1809 Paris)
Date: 1789
Accession Number: 56.105
Secretary
Attributed to Martin Carlin
(French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris)
Date: ca. 1781–85
Accession Number: 1975.1.2026
Boiserie from the Hôtel de Varengeville
Date: ca. 1736–52, with later additions
Accession Number: 63.228.1
Queen Esther Approaching the Palace of Ahasuerus
Claude Lorrain (Claude Gellée)
(French, Chamagne 1604/5?–1682 Rome)
Date: 1658
Accession Number: 1997.156
Guitar
attributed to Jean-Baptiste Voboam
Date: 1697
Accession Number: 1989.147
Contes et nouvelles en vers par Jean de la Fontaine
Jean de La Fontaine
(French, Château-Thierry 1621–1695 Paris)
Date: 1795
Accession Number: PQ1809 .A1 1795
Shoes
Date: 1690–1700
Accession Number: 06.1344a, b
Head of a Man
Antoine Watteau
(French, Valenciennes 1684–1721 Nogent-sur-Marne)
Date: ca. 1718
Accession Number: 37.165.107
Ensemble
Date: ca. 1730
Accession Number: 2004.411a, b
Soap Bubbles
Jean Siméon Chardin
(French, Paris 1699–1779 Paris)
Date: ca. 1733–34
Accession Number: 49.24
Wine-bottle cooler (seau à bouteille)
Vincennes Manufactory
(French, ca. 1740–1756)
Date: 1753
Accession Number: 1970.230.4
Congressional Presentation Sword with Scabbard of Colonel Marinus Willett (1740–1830)
C. Liger
(French, Paris, recorded 1770–93)
Date: hallmarked for 1785–86
Accession Number: 17.87.3a, b
Mechanical table
Jean-François Oeben
(French, born Germany, Heisenberg 1721–1763 Paris)
Date: ca. 1761–63
Accession Number: 1982.60.61
Drop-front desk (secrétaire à abattant or secrétaire en cabinet)
Attributed to Martin Carlin
(French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris)
Date: ca. 1776
Accession Number: 1976.155.110
Traité de l'horlogerie, méchanique et pratique, approuvé par l'Academie royale des sciences
Antoine Thiout l'aîné
(1692–1767)
Date: 1741
Accession Number: 146.9 T34
Armor of Infante Luis, Prince of Asturias (1707–1724)
Signature probably refers to Jean Drouart
(French, Paris, died before October 1715)
Date: dated 1712
Accession Number: 1989.3
Bibliorum Sacrorum Vulgatae versionis
François Ambroise Didot
(French, 1730–1804)
Date: 1785
Accession Number: BS75 1785b Q
Robe à l'Anglaise
Date: 1785–87
Accession Number: C.I.66.39a, b
Encyclopédie, ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers
Denis Diderot
(French, 1713–1784)
Date: 1751–65
Accession Number: AE25 .E53 1751 Q
"Music"
Savonnerie Manufactory
(Manufactory, established 1626; Manufacture Royale, established 1663)
Date: ca. 1685–97
Accession Number: 52.118
Doublet
Date: early 1620s
Accession Number: 1989.196
Transverse Flute
Garion
(French)
Date: ca. 1720–40
Accession Number: 2005.365
Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier (1743–1794) and His Wife (Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze, 1758–1836)
Jacques Louis David
(French, Paris 1748–1825 Brussels)
Date: 1788
Accession Number: 1977.10
Loffice de Noël, 1768
Catholic Church
Date: 1768
Accession Number: M2149.5 .C5 1768
La Crainte des Traits de l'Amour
Jean-Louis Lemoyne
(French, 1665–1755)
Date: 1739–40
Accession Number: 67.197
A Gathering at Wood's Edge
Jean Honoré Fragonard
(French, Grasse 1732–1806 Paris)
Date: ca. 1770-73
Accession Number: 1995.101
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