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view Benson, William Arthur Smith FWK 1903-12-31 1894-01-01 ca. 1899 (made) [Cabinet] Height: 43.5 in approximate, Width: 45 in approximate In 1971 this cabinet was on display in the Green Dining Room, originally decorated by Morris,... 30 Benson is best known for his designs in copper and brass, several examples of which are on show... 2014-08-29T19:17:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:35.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 [drawer] 'Made by Morris & Co. 449 Oxford Street. W. 1710' Glass, metal, rosewood, purplewood, tulip-wood, ebony Rosewood, inlaid with various woods, metal mounts. CIRC.19:1-1959 circ191959 O8239 Cabinet London 3 cabinet-benson-william-arthur 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z inlay (process) 1903 1894 view
view 2013gu7188 jpg s Player, John FWK 1700-12-31 1675-01-01 1675-1700 (made) Length: 130.2 cm, Width: 57.7 cm, Weight: 25 kg whole The spinet is thought to have been given its wing shape in the 1630s by Girolamo Zenti, an... 251 SPINET By John Player, London; Second half of the 17th century. The stand is probably original. ... 2014-08-29T19:19:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:13.000Z 51.506321 On loan -0.12714 Johannes Player Fecit John Player made [this] ebony, ivory, Oak, pine Oak case and stand, soundboard probably stained pine, with ebony naturals and ivory sharps 466&A-1882 4661882 O58563 Bentside spinet The case is of oak, undecorated. What is probably the original stand, with four turned legs, is... London 2013GU7188 Unique A spinet is a small, wing-shaped keyboard instrument that plays like a harpsichord. It was... 3 bentside-spinet-player-john 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z joining, turning, staining 1700 1675 view
view 2006al4007 jpg s Unknown Amin Jaffer, <font -u>Luxury Goods From India: the art of the Indian Cabinet-Maker</font -u>,... SSEA Given by Robert Skelton 1680-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1680 (made) Carved ebony chair, made on the Coromandel Coast, South-East India, 1660-80. Height: 97 cm of seat with castors, Width: 53.5 cm, Depth: 46.5 cm British Galleries, room 120 "No other group of Indo-European furniture has been as misunderstood as carved ebony furniture... The following unedited message was received by Dr Amin Jaffer of the Research Department in the... 918 British Galleries: In the late 18th century Indian chairs of this type were thought to be British... 2014-08-29T19:22:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:46.000Z 21.7866 British Galleries, room 120, case LP 82.794762 ebony Hand carved and pierced ebony, with caned seat IS.6-2000 is62000 O49994 Chair 1 Chair of carved and pierced ebony with a caned seat. Coromandel Coast 2006AL4007 Object Type Richly carved and pierced ebony chairs and tables of this type were made for European... 3 VA chair-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z hand carved 1680 1660 view
view 2006am7828 jpg s Unknown FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1874-12-31 1865-01-01 ca. 1870 (made) table, Italian, 1770-80 Weight: 14 kg, Height: 695 mm, Width: 620 mm, Depth: 264 mm In the collection of John Jones before 1882 937 2014-08-29T19:22:50.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:50.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 565 ebony, agate, carnelian, marble, Oak, amethyst, gilt bronze, soft-paste porcelain, chalcedony, Mozambique rosewood, Sainte Ann marble, Belgium marble, lapis lazuli, Jasper, Alabaster, Carrara marble Mozambique rosewood in the solid and veneered on oak, with veneers of ebony, set with plaques of hardstones and porcelain; mounts of gilt bronze 1016-1882 10161882 O11854 Table A narrow centre table, of rectangular plan, raised on four tapering legs, veneered in Mozambique... Paris 2006AM7828 John Jones, an avid British collector of French eighteenth-century furniture and porcelain, who... 3 table-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding, casting, cabinet making, veneering, chasing 1874 1865 view
view 2006ay9293 jpg s Rose, John Anthony Baines: Catalogue of Musical Instruments in the Victoria and Albert Museum - Part II:... FWK 1604-12-31 1595-01-01 ca. 1600 (made) Length: 127 cm, Length: 70.5 cm belly, Depth: 10 cm, Width: 39 cm bouts, maximum, Length: 42 cm string This instrument was purchased for £4 - 4 - 0 at a sale by Puttick & Simpson (Lot 293) on 28th... 1288 BASS VIOL by John Rose, London, about 1600. Top and sides of pine, back of maple. Label inscribed... 2014-08-29T19:24:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:19.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 John Rose maple, ebony, pine Planed and purfled (bordered) pine sound board; planed ebony fingerboard; planed mapel back and sides. 803-1877 8031877 O139667 Bass viol 'Belly of five pieces of pine, double purfled [bordered]. Back of two pieces of maple. The body... London 2006AY9293 The bass viol is a six-stringed instrument fitted with frets along its neck and tuned like a... 3 bass-viol-rose-john 2014-01-21T00:00:00.000Z purfling, planing, sawing 1604 1595 view
view Johnson, J. F. FWK 1927-12-31 1926-01-01 1926-1927 (manufactured) Dressing table stool, with X-stretcher, made of mahogany and veneered with ebony, upholstered in... Height: 500 mm, Width: 495 mm, Depth: 370 mm Made for the author Dodie Smith 1670 DRESSING TABLE, MIRROR AND STOOL Designed by J.F. Johnson (British) Manufactured by Heal & Son,... 2014-08-29T19:26:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:07.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Mahogany, ebony, silk (textile) Mahogany, veneered in ebony, drop-in seat pad upholstered with silk W.6:1to 2-1975 w61975 O113729 Stool Dressing table stool, made of mahogany veneered with ebony, with four legs joined by cross... London This elegant stool was part of a luxurious dressing-table set. Although made in London, it shows... 2 stool-johnson-j-f 2014-04-09T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, upholstered, veneered 1927 1926 view
view 2006ap9935 jpg s Chambers, William (Sir) Thornton, Peter. ‘A Very Special Year: The Victoria and Albert Museum’s Furniture Acquisitions in... FWK Purchased with the assistance of the Brigadier Clark Fund through The Art Fund 1769-12-31 1769-01-01 1769 (made) Table, satinwood, inlaid with ebony, the top inlaid with specimen marbles. English, 1769.... Height: 75 cm, Width: 42.8 cm, Depth: 42.8 cm British Galleries, room 118d Designed by Sir William Chambers (born in Göteborg, Sweden, 1723, died in London, 1796); made in... 11008 Satinwood, inlaid with ebony, the top decorated with 'Antique' marble plaques. Designed by the... 2014-08-29T19:58:17.000Z 2014-08-29T19:58:17.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 118d, case WEST PLINTH -0.12714 [Table] 'Cette table a été comandée et dessinée par Mr Chambers Premier Architect de sa Majesté... ebony, marble, lapis lazuli, onyx, satinwood, serpentine (mineral) Satinwood, oak and pine, inlaid with ebony and hardstones W.38:1 to 3-1977 w381977 O8156 Table 1 London 2006AP9935 dated 1769 Object Type This table, fitted with a single drawer, was probably originally used for serving... 3 VA table-chambers-william-sir 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z inlay (process) 1769 1769 view
view 2006al2898 jpg s Bullock, George Wilk, Christopher, ed. <u>Western Furniture: 1350 to the Present Day in the Victoria and Albert... FWK 1821-12-31 1812-01-01 ca. 1817 (made) Three door cabinet in the Greek Revival style, veneered with maple and ebony. It has a square... Height: 113.8 cm, Width: 53.4 cm, Depth: 171.5 cm British Galleries, room 120 The cabinet is neither signed nor labelled, and it is without provenance; but stylistic evidence... 11028 CABINET ENGLISH; about 1815 Interior fitted with shallow display drawers. Attributed to George... 2014-08-29T19:58:24.000Z 2014-08-29T19:58:24.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 120, case 20 -0.12714 maple, Mahogany, ebony, Oak, pine Maple and ebony veneer, with marquetry of maple on an ebony ground; carcase of mahogany, pine and oak W.32:1 to 33-1979 w321979 O8177 Cabinet 1 This three door cabinet is constructed of mahogany, pine and oak, veneered with ebony and maple... London 2006AL2898 Stylistic evidence strongly favours the attribution to George Bullock. Object Type This cabinet is in the Greek Revival style and one of a number of surviving examples... 3 VA cabinet-bullock-george 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z veneering, marquetry 1821 1812 view
view 2006at3210 jpg s Alma-Tadema, Lawrence (Sir) FWK 1893-12-31 1893-01-01 1893 (exhibited) mahogany and other woods, carved and turned, with mother-of-pearl inlay and brass mounts, silk... Height: 38.5 cm Combined height of seat pad and bench, Width: 165.5 cm, Depth: 71.1 cm, Height: 8.5 cm Seat pad, Width: 159 cm Seat pad, Depth: 64 cm Seat pad, Height: 33 cm Bench only The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900 (Musée d'Orsay 13/09/2011-15/01/2012) The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900 (Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco 18/02/2012-17/07/2012) The Cult of Beauty: The Aesthetic Movement 1860-1900 (Victoria & Albert Museum 02/04/2011-17/07/2011) Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema (Van Gogh Museum 01/01/1996-31/12/1996) Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema 1836-1912 (Mappin Art Gallery 01/01/1976-31/12/1976) Alma-Tadema first travelled to Italy on his honeymoon in 1864 when he visited Pompeii as well as... This couch, originally one of a pair, was designed by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema for use in his... 11082 This seat, which was designed by Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema R.A. b.1836 d.1912 and exhibited at the... 2014-08-29T19:58:45.000Z 2014-08-29T19:58:45.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Mahogany, brass (alloy), mother of pearl, ebony, silk, cedar, satinwood, brass, silk (textile), satin-wood Mahogany and other woods, carved, turned and inlaid, with mother of pearl inlay, brass mounts and leather straps. The silk upholstery is modern. W.3:1 to 4-1971 w31971 O8255 Couch Bench with solid top, inlaid around the edges, on pair of turned and inlaid Pompeian style legs... England 2006AT3210 Exhibited in the Arts and Crafts Exhibition of 1893. Limited edition This couch was designed by the painter Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema for use as a studio prop. The... 3 couch-alma-tadema-lawrence 2014-06-25T00:00:00.000Z carving, turning, Joinery, upholstery 1893 1893 view
view 2006at0921 jpg s Unknown Ramond, Pierre. La Marqueterie. Paris, Editions Vial, 1981, p. 28 Ramond, Pierre. Marquetry. 1st... FWK 1678-12-31 1669-01-01 ca. 1674 (made) Table decorated with oyster veneer and marquetry panels, including one representing Wingerworth... Height: 73 cm, Width: 101.5 cm, Depth: 68 cm British Galleries, room 56d The table commemorates the marriage of Sir Henry Hunloke (1645-1714) to Katherine Tyrwitt... 11274 The marquetry panel in the centre of the top represents Wingerworth Old Hall, Derbyshire, before... 2014-08-29T19:59:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:59:46.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 56d, case 16 -1.97685 ebony, holly, Sycamore, bone, Oak, pine, walnut, padouk, plane wood, pear Marquetry of olive, ash, sycamore, ebony and other woods on a carcase of oak and pine; legs in solid elm, possibly once ebonised W.53:1, 2-1948 w531948 O8474 Table 1 A marquetry table, the top with a central oval compartment containing a scene of Wingerworth Old... England 2006AT0921 Object Type This table is similar in form to a standard pier table, which was supplied with a... 3 VA table-unknown 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z veneering, marquetry 1678 1669 view
view Bennet, Samuel Gilbert, Christopher and Murdoch, Tessa eds., <u>John Channon and brass-inlaid furniture... FWK Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund 1734-12-31 1720-01-01 ca. 1725 - ca. 1730 (made) Bureau cabinet with marquetry decoration, mirrored door in upper section. British (London), ca.... Height: 282 cm, Width: 107 cm widest point, at crest, Depth: 63 cm deepest point, at floor, Height: 111cm cm base, Height: 171.5 cm top section, Depth: 43 cm top section, closed [Bureau cabinet] Height: 125 cm, Width: 93.5 cm, Depth: 37 cm [Bureau cabinet] Height: 111 cm, Width: 102 cm, Depth: 63 cm [Drawer] Height: 12.7 cm, Width: 42.3 cm, Depth: 58 cm [Drawer] Height: 12.8 cm, Width: 41.7 cm, Depth: 58 cm [Drawer] Height: 18.4 cm, Width: 93.7 cm, Depth: 58.5 cm [Drawer] Height: 21.7 cm, Width: 93.7 cm, Depth: 58 cm [Drawer] Height: 21.4 cm, Width: 49.8 cm, Depth: 27 cm [Divider] Height: 50.8 cm, Width: 24.5 cm [Divider] Height: 50.8 cm, Width: 24.5 cm [Divider] Height: 50.8 cm, Width: 24.5 cm [Divider] Height: 50.8 cm, Width: 24.5 cm [Compartment] Height: 57 cm, Width: 8 cm, Depth: 27 cm [Compartment] Height: 57 cm, Width: 8 cm, Depth: 27 cm [Lid] Length: 47.7 cm, Width: 22.7 cm, Depth: 0.5 cm [Lid] Length: 47.7 cm, Width: 22.7 cm, Depth: 0.5 cm [Drawer] Height: 8.0 cm, Width: 32.5 cm, Depth: 20.8 cm [Drawer] Height: 8.8 cm, Width: 32.5 cm, Depth: 20.8 cm [Compartment] Height: 29 cm, Width: 30.7 cm, Depth: 34.9 cm [Drawer] Height: 8.8 cm, Width: 6.4 cm, Depth: 28 cm [Drawer] Height: 8.8 cm, Width: 6.5 cm, Depth: 28 cm [Drawer] Height: 8.8 cm, Width: 6.4 cm, Depth: 28 cm [Drawer] Height: 8.8 cm, Width: 6.2 cm, Length: 28 cm [Drawer] Height: 8.8 cm, Width: 6.4 cm, Length: 28 cm [Drawer] Height: 8.6 cm, Width: 6.2 cm, Length: 28 cm [cover (closure)] Width: 6.5 cm, Length: 28.5 cm, Length: 28.5 cm, Depth: 0.5 cm [cover (closure)] Width: 6.7 cm, Length: 28.7 cm, Depth: 0.5 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.2 cm, Width: 9.5 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.4 cm, Width: 9.6 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.4 cm, Width: 6.6 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.3 cm, Width: 17.2 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.5 cm, Width: 10.1 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.6 cm, Width: 10.1 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.7 cm, Width: 16.8 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.2 cm, Width: 9.5 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.4 cm, Width: 9.6 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.5 cm, Width: 6.5 cm Bought in 1924 from Mr. F.C.Harper Esq., Chelsea Historical significance: The bureau cabinet is... 11492 BUREAU-BOOKCASE ENGLISH, LONDON: 1710-1720 Inlaid in door "SAMUEL BENNET LONDON FECIT" Walnut... 2014-08-29T20:01:19.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:19.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 [Bureau cabinet] 'SAMUEL BENNETT' [Bureau cabinet] 'LONDON FECIT' [Drawer] 'I' [Drawer]... metal, brass (alloy), ebony, Sycamore, boxwood, Oak, pine, felt, walnut, reflective glass Walnut, boxwood, on oak and pine carcase. Marquetry decoration. W.66:1-1924 w661924 O8709 Bureau cabinet Bureau cabinet consisting of an upper section with central mirror flanked by fluted Doric... London 3 bureau-cabinet-bennet-samuel 2013-09-19T00:00:00.000Z carving, gilding, cabinet making, marquetry 1734 1720 view
view 2006am8867 jpg s Benotti, Domenico Beer, E. S. de. <u>The Diary of John Evelyn</u>. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1955. 6 Vols. Vol. I,... FWK Purchased with the aid of the Simpson Fund 1646-12-31 1644-01-01 1644-1646 (made) ca. 1830 (made) The Evelyn Cabinet [Cabinet] Height: 91 cm, Width: 40 cm, Depth: 122 cm [Drawer] Height: 14.7 cm, Width: 101.6 cm, Depth: 35.3 cm [Drawer] Height: 12.4 cm, Width: 35.1 cm, Depth: 35.9 cm [Drawer] Height: 12.7 cm, Width: 35.3 cm, Depth: 37.2 cm [Drawer] Height: 12.6 cm, Width: 35.1 cm, Depth: 37.4 cm [Drawer] Height: 12.7 cm, Width: 35.3 cm, Depth: 37.2 cm [Drawer] Height: 11.1 cm, Width: 4.7 cm, Depth: 29.7 cm [Drawer] Height: 11.3 cm, Width: 3.8 cm, Depth: 5.8 cm [Drawer] Height: 11.5 cm, Width: 22.2 cm, Depth: 37.3 cm [Drawer] Height: 11.1 cm, Width: 4.7 cm, Depth: 29.7 cm [Drawer] Height: 11.3 cm, Width: 3.8 cm, Depth: 5.8 cm [Drawer] Height: 12.6 cm, Height: 35.3 cm, Depth: 37.2 cm [Drawer] Height: 12.4 cm, Width: 35.3 cm, Depth: 37.2 cm [Drawer] Height: 12.4 cm, Width: 35.1 cm, Depth: 37.4 cm [Drawer] Height: 12.4 cm, Width: 35.2 cm, Depth: 37.0 cm [Drawer] Height: 11.1 cm, Width: 3.0 cm, Depth: 5.6 cm [Drawer] Height: 11.1 cm, Width: 3.9 cm, Depth: 5.6 cm [Drawer] Height: 11.4 cm, Width: 22.3 cm, Depth: 37.4 cm [Drawer] Height: 11.4 cm, Width: 4.6 cm, Depth: 29.4 cm [Drawer] Height: 11.4 cm, Width: 4.6 cm, Depth: 29.4 cm [Drawer] Height: 9.8 cm, Width: 101.6 cm, Depth: 35.6 cm Masterpieces from the British Galleries at the V&A (British Antique Dealer's Association Fair 21/03/2001-27/03/2001) British Galleries, room 56e When he was in Florence in October 1644 John Evelyn noted in his diary the virtuosity of Domenico... 11805 Cabinet Oak, veneered with ebony, Inlaid marble panels, gilt bronze and brass mounts. Italian... 2014-08-29T20:03:13.000Z 2014-08-29T20:03:13.000Z 43.782372 British Galleries, room 56e, case 5 11.25499 [Drawer] inverted '2' [Drawer] '9' or inverted '6' [Drawer] '8' [Drawer] inverted '3' [Drawer]... ebony, Oak, pine, ormolu, ebonized pine Veneered with ebony on a pine carcase, with oak drawer linings; inlaid with panels of Florentine <i>pietre dure</i>; contemporary and later bronze mounts W.24:1 to 24-1977 w241977 O9058 Cabinet on stand 1 The John Evelyn Cabinet has an ebony veneered pine carcass with oak drawers, the fronts of which... Florence 2006AM8867 The diarist, John Evelyn (1620-1706), travelled extensively in France and Italy between 1643 and... Unique Object Type The cabinet was made in Florence. It is veneered in ebony and incorporates 19 pietra... 3 va the-john-evelyn-cabinet-cabinet-on-stand-benotti-domenico 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z cabinet making, veneering, pietre dure The John Evelyn Cabinet 1646 1644 view
view 2006af6947 jpg s Unknown Tim Stanley ed., with Mariam Rosser-Owen and Stephen Vernoit, <u>Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art... MES 1564-12-31 1555-01-01 ca. 1560 (made) Table made of wood faced with ebony, ivory and mother-of-pearl, the table top a twelve-sided... Height: 48 cm, Diameter: 63 cm A Grand Design - The Art of the Victoria and Albert Museum (Victoria & Albert Museum 12/10/1999-16/01/2000) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (The Millennium Galleries, Sheffield 14/01/2006-16/04/2006) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo 01/10/2005-04/12/2005) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas 03/04/2005-04/09/2005) Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum (National Gallery of Art, Washington 18/07/2004-06/02/2005) Islamic Middle East, room 42 11918 Tile-top Table Turkey, Iznik and Istanbul About 1560 Many large polygonal tiles survive from... 2014-08-29T20:03:47.000Z 2014-08-29T20:03:47.000Z 40.433498 Islamic Middle East, room 42, case 7 29.73229 wood, mother of pearl, ebony, fritware Wood, inlaid with ebony and mother of pearl; with fritware ceramic top, painted under the glaze C.19-1987 c191987 O9197 Table 1 Body of the table: wood inlaid with ebony and mother of pearl; the top: fritware ceramic painted... Iznik 2006AF6947 This type of wooden table with a ceramic tile top held trays of food and drink. It would have... 3 VA table-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z underglazing, marquetry 1564 1555 view
view 2012fp1089 jpg s Bry, Theodor de Mitchell, H. P.. [Catalogue entries]. <u>In</u>: <u>Catalogue of the Jones Collection, Part II:... MET 1598-12-31 1580-01-01 1580 - 1598 (made) Ebony, overlaid with silver, German (probably Frankfurt-am-Main), unmarked; engraving attributed... Height: 10.7 cm, Length: 24.1 cm The original owner of the inkstand is unknown, but the arms engraved on the lid suggest that by... 13294 2014-08-29T20:10:03.000Z 2014-08-29T20:10:03.000Z 49.872695 In Storage 8.65016 Arms quarterly gules and argent, in the first quarter a horse's head couped of the second. LEX... ebony, Silver ebony, silver, engraving, piercing 840-1882 8401882 O372449 Inkstand. Ebony, overlaid with silver pierced and engraved with foliage and grotesques framing Biblical... Frankfurt-am-Main 2012FP1089 See Hayward (1976), p. 295 for attribution of much of the engraving on the plates to de Bry. 3 inkstand-bry-theodor-de 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z piercing, engraving 1598 1580 view
view 2006am5615 jpg s FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1780-12-31 1675-01-01 ca. 1680-1780 (made) 1765-1775 (altered) Cabinet; oak, pine & walnut, with a marble slab top, France, marquetry panels ca. 1700, cabinet... Height: 144.8 cm, Width: 90 cm base, Depth: 47 cm includes mounts at front, Width: 86 cm Top [Cabinet] weight: 98 kg, Height: 142 cm, Width: 86 cm top, Width: 90 cm base, Depth: 47 cm includes mounts on front [Marble top] weight: 27 kg, Height: 3.6 cm, Width: 81 cm, Depth: 41.5 cm 16848 [Label text by Peter Thornton] Cabinet French; late 17th century with later alterations Veneered... 2014-08-29T20:25:14.000Z 2014-08-29T20:25:14.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 ebony, holly, Sycamore, barberry, Oak, pine, walnut, padouk, ebonized wood, tortoiseshell The case is of pine and oak, drawers of walnut, veneered with ebonised wood and ebony; upper side panels with marquetry of various woods; lower side panels of <i>contre partie</i> boulle marquetry; upper door panels of <i>premiére partie</i> boulle marquetry; gilt brass mounts; warp faced plain weave silk with watered design (lining to the upper case) edged with warp faced tape combining eight linent warps and ten warps of gold-wrapped silk or linen gold braid; green morocco; marble: Breccia Aurora, Brescia, Lombardy, Italy. 1045:1-1882 10451882 O12249 Cabinet Cabinet; oak, pine and walnut, veneered with ebony, ebonised wood, tortoiseshell, brass and... Paris 2006AM5615 The marquetry panels were made ca. 1700, while the cabinet dates ca. 1770-1780, with later... This object was clearly conceived as a cabinet or low cupboard, in the style of larger Boulle... 3 cabinet 2014-03-18T00:00:00.000Z 1780 1675 view
view 2012ft0444 jpg s Rossi, Annibale Wilk, Christopher, ed. . <u>Western Furniture 1350 to the Present Day</u>. London: Victoria and... FWK 1577-12-31 1577-01-01 1577 (made) Virginal, Cypress case with keys and decoration of hardstones and gems, Annibale Rossi, Milan,... Height: 29 cm inc. ivory figures, Width: 148.3 cm at front widest, Depth: 56.6 cm at deepest point Furniture, room 133 <u>Terminology.</u> Terminology for virginals and spinets is often unclear. This instrument has... This virginal, made in 1577, is the last known instrument made by Annibale Rossi and is a very... 18823 SPINET ITALIAN (Milan); signed and dated 1577 By Annibale dei Rossi Decorated with boxwood,... 2014-08-29T20:34:55.000Z 2014-08-29T20:34:55.000Z 45.433303 Furniture, room 133, case BY5, shelf CASE1 9.167726 ANNIBALLIS DE ROXIS MEDIOLANENSIS MDLXXVII Annibale Rossi Milan 1577 ebony, ivory, boxwood, amethyst, lapis lazuli, Jasper, cypress, pearl Cypress case and soundboard, boxwood and ivory ornaments, inlaid with pearls, amethysts, lapis lazuli, jasper, agate, turquoise and other precious and semi-precious stones 809-1869 8091869 O61533 Virginal 1 The virginal is seven-sided, with an inset keyboard on the front side, flanked by panels veneered... Milan 2012FT0444 Of all musical instruments, those with keyboards were the grandest, and an ability to play them... 3 VA the-rossi-virginal-virginal-rossi-annibale 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z carving The Rossi Virginal 1577 1577 view
view 2006ac9788 jpg s Boissart <i>Examples of the Works of Art in the Museum and of the Decorations of the Building with Brief... FWK 1640-12-31 1640-01-01 1640 (made) Mandore, made by Boissart, Paris, 1640. Length: 42 cm total, Length: 21 cm body, Depth: 3.5 cm maximum, Width: 122 mm Purchased by the Museum for £140.0.0 in 1866. In the nineteenth century this instrument was... 19342 MANDORE FRENCH (Paris); 1640 Pearwood Signed BOISSART and dated on the edge of the body The... 2014-08-29T20:37:53.000Z 2014-08-29T20:37:53.000Z 46.712448 In Storage 1.71832 Boissart 1640 ebony, ivory, pearwood, softwood Hollowed-out and carved pearwood back and neck, with softwood soundboard, ebony veneer and ivory 219-1866 2191866 O61535 Mandore 'Body, neck and pegbox carved in one piece of pearwood. The shallow, rounded back is beautifully... France 2006AC9788 Unique Mandores are an early version of the mandolin, said to have been first used by shepherds in... 3 mandore-boissart 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z carving, planing, sawing 1640 1640 view
view 2006aj6728 jpg s Fiamengo, Iacopo A.González-Palacios: 'Giovanni Batista de Curtis, Iacopo Fiamingo e lo stipo manierista... FWK 1600-12-31 1600-01-01 about 1600 (Made) ca. 1600 (made) Ebony veneered cabinet, with ivory stringing and engraved ivory plaques Height: 980 mm, Width: 1052 mm with doors closed, Width: 1090 mm with doors open, Depth: 517 mm [Cabinet] Height: 97.7 cm, Width: 104.8 cm, Depth: 51.7 cm Il fasto e la magnificenza. Mobili italiani dal tardo manierismo all'Ottocento (Palazzo Reale (Milan) 21/06/2009-31/12/2021) This type of furniture originated in Spain, where it was known as an <i>escritorio </i>... This cabinet was exhibited at the IVa Esposizione Nazionale de Belle Arte in Turin in 1880 and... 19586 CABINET ITALIAN (Naples); about 1600 Ebony and engraved ivory This cabinet can be attributed to... 2014-08-29T20:39:35.000Z 2014-08-29T20:39:35.000Z 40.839901 In Storage 14.25185 JULIUS CAESAR.AUG.IMP.R I Julius Caesar Augustus Emperor [No.] I OCTAVIUS. AUG. IMP.R. II ... ebony, ivory, beech, pine, cedar Carcase mostly of pine, veneered with ebony and rosewood, and engraved ivory W.36:1, 2-1981 w361981 O61539 Cabinet Rectangular cabinet with two doors and raised top containing cupboards and numerous drawers,... Naples 2006AJ6728 Although unsigned, this work is similar to a cabinet with ivory plaques decorated with a <i>Mappa... Unique After annexing Portugal in 1580, Spain gained a monopoly of trade in Indian ivory and ebony, the... 3 cabinet-fiamengo-iacopo 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z veneering, joining, engraving 1600 1600 view
view 2006be9205 jpg s Moody, Francis Wollaston FWK 1871-12-31 1871-01-01 1871 (made) Height: 48 cm, Width: 56.5 cm, Depth: 29 cm International Exhibition The Victoria and Albert Museum: Art and Design For All (Kunst und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn 18/11/2011-15/04/2012) This casket, presumably commissioned by Henry Cole, was designed to hold the Prince Consort's... 19656 2014-08-29T20:40:08.000Z 2014-08-29T20:40:08.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Glass, ebony, silver-gilt Ebony, glass and silver-gilt 319:1 to 7-1872 3191872 O17867 Casket Casket of ebony with silver-gilt mounts, the main body raised on silver-gilt and chased feet, the... London 2006BE9205 This casket was made in 1871 to contain Prince Albert’s season ticket for the Great Exhibition of... 3 casket-moody-francis-wollaston 2013-09-17T00:00:00.000Z glazing, gilding, cabinet making, chasing 1871 1871 view
view 2006av6368 jpg s Dresser, Christopher MET From the Handley Read Collection 1880-12-31 1880-01-01 1880 (designed) ca.1880 (made) Ladle, electroplate with ebony handle, Birmingham ca.1880, made by Hukin & Heath, designed by... Length: 35 cm, Diameter: 8.2 cm bowl, Depth: 7 cm British Galleries, room 125e Designed by Christopher Dresser (born in Glasgow, 1834, died in Mulhouse, France, 1904);... 21362 British Galleries: Dresser's designs are often startlingly modern, but they also consider the... 2014-08-29T20:47:17.000Z 2014-08-29T20:47:17.000Z 52.478588 British Galleries, room 125e, case 1 -1.9086 Marks: 'Designed by Dr. C. Dresser'; 'H & H', 2123 (registration mark for 28 July 1880) ebony, Silver, nickel silver Electroplate, with an ebony handle M.26B-1972 m26b1972 O20237 Ladle 1 Electroplate ladle with hemispherical bowl and handle with angular bend. Birmingham 2006AV6368 Object Type This ladle breaks with tradition by replacing the graceful curve generally used for... 3 VA ladle-dresser-christopher 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z electroplating 1880 1880 view