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The Metropolitan Museum Journal, v. 31 (1996)

"'Cutting up Berchems, Watteaus, and Audrans': A Lacca Povera Secretary at The Metropolitan Museum of Art"

Kisluk-Grosheide, Daniëlle O.
17 pages
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Daniëlle Kisluk-Grosheide

Daniëlle Kisluk-Grosheide is the Henry R. Kravis Curator in the Department of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts.

Daniëlle Grosheide

Desk (Secretary), Pine; carved, painted, gilded, and varnished linden wood decorated with colored decoupage prints; mirror glass; the inside of the fall front lined with silk not original to the secretary, Italian, Venice
Italian, Venice
ca. 1730–35
Candlestand, Gessoed, painted, and partly gilded pine and walnut, Italian, Venice
Italian, Venice
ca. 1750
Box, Papier mâché, painted, lacquered and decorated with decoupage prints lined with colored paper, Italian, Venice
Italian, Venice
ca. 1755–60
L'Oeuvre D'Antoine Watteau Pientre du Roy en son Academie Roïale de Peinture et Sculpture Gravé d'après ses Tableaux & Desseins originaux...par les Soins de M. de Jullienne, Antoine Watteau  French, Engraving
Antoine Watteau
ca. 1740
Claude Audran III
Ornament Designs Invented by J. Berain, Jean Berain  French, Engraving
Multiple artists/makers
1711 or after
Sébastien Leclerc I
Nicodemus Tessin, the Younger