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knob

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cloak pin

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Mount

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Pierced repoussé plate. Keyhole in oval cartouche surrounded by garland of flowers and surmounted by ribbon; flanked by cornucopias of flowers and fruit, and by serpents holding garlands.

Drawing

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Book

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Album of Overdoors....Tiré du cabinet du Monseigneur le Duc de Piquigny...inventé et peint par J. La Joue, gravé par Cochin et Tardieu, à Paris chez La Joue, et la veuve de F. Chereau

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Designs for or after 8 overdoors:

La Pharmacie, engraved by C.N. Cochin

L'Histoire, "

La Botanique, "

La Sculpture, "

La Musique, engraved by N. Tardieu

La Peniture "

L'Architecture, engraved by C.N. Cochin

L'Optique, "

Design for Textile

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Linear pattern of overlapping thick abstract leaf forms with additional X and pencil shapes.

Book

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Album

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Album

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Book

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Bound book of plates, the first four being various Chinoiserie scenes. The remaining 7 are scenes of Rococo figures and ornamentation.

Chinoiserie plates:

1. Four chinoise figures on a boat. Text below reads: "Paris Chez Huquier rue S.Jacque au coin de la rue des Mathurnes. Avec privil du roi. Sculp: Aveline Junior.

2. Four chinoiserie figures. One female stands while three youths remain in various poses at her feet. Sculp: Huquier, rue St. Jacques.

3. A shepherd with his flock. Sculp: Aveline Junior.

4. A corpulent chinoiserie figure reclines beneath a palm tree. Text below reads: "A Paris Chez Huquier, rue St. Jacques, au coin de la rue des Mathurins. Avec privilige du Roi."

Rococo plates:

1. "Triomphe de Pomone." Sculp: Cochin Filius. Three figs. atop a large escutcheon.

Text below plate reads: "A Paris Chez De Larmessin graveur du Roy, rue des Noyes a la duxienne Porte cochere a gauche entrant par la Rue St Jacques A.P.D.R."

2. "Triomphe de Priape." Sculp: C.L. Duflos. Ten putti frolicking in various poses.

Text below reads: "A Paris Chez de Larmessin graveur du Roy rue des Noyes a la deuxiene Porte cochere a gauche entrant par la rue St. Jacques A.P.D.R.

3. "Hommage Champetre." Sculp: C.L. Duflos. Two seated figures, 1 male, 1 female. Male is placing a wreath on the young girl's head. Text below reads: "A Paris Chez De Larmessin, graveur du Roy rue des Noyers a la duxienne Porte cochere a gauche entrant par la rue St. Jacques A.P.D.R.

4. "Rocaille." Sculp: Duflos. Depicts various rocaille ornamentation, including coral and shells.

5. "Leda." Sculp: Duflos. Leda & the Swan sit together beneath Rocaill ornamentation, possibly a fountain?

6. "La Pesche." Sculp: Le Prince. Text beneath reads: "A Paris Chez Huquier rue des Mathurnes au coin de la rue de Sorbonne. C.P.R."

7. "La Chasse." Sculp: Le Prince. Text beneath reads: "A Paris Chez Huquier rue des Mathurnes au coin de la rue de Sorbonne. C.P.R."

Drawing

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Metallic Patched

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Tabletop piece of polyurethane embedded with offcuts from Riedizioni metallic bags, including Lurex, Hosoo, other gold metallic scraps.

pull

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Mount

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Drawing

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Medal and pouch

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Circular medal of Marie Antoinette (1755-1793), commemorating her marriage to Louis XVI on July 19, 1770. Obverse: profile bust of the Queen with inscription: M. ANTONIA ARC. AUST. LUDOVIC. FRANCIAS DELPHIN. SPONSA.

Reverse shows allegorical figures of Peace and Abundance at a flaming alter, with inscription: CONCORDIA NOVO SANUINIS NEXU FIRMARA (New Harmony from a Firm Blood Bond) / NUPT. PROCUR. FERDINAND. A.A. XIX. APRI. MDCCLXX. With leather bag.

Print

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100 Jamdani Saris

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Stack of folded jamdani saris of sheer brocaded cotton in soft pastel colors.

Venus and Cupid Sleeping

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Venus and Cupid, shown nude, are seen sleeping on a grassy bank under a large tree in a hilly landscape.

Lurex thread waste

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Cone ends of gold metallic Lurex

Gilded washi wefts

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Short lengths of gilded paper, slit for use as wefts in weaving obi.
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