Roman provincial coin from Arabia during the reign of Hadrian (117-138 CE)
France
Flowers in a Terracotta Vase

"Flowers in a Terracotta Vase" by Jean Baptiste Monnoyer, 17th c.

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I. Art
  • "Peasants in an Extensive Landscape with Classical Ruins"
    Artist: Circle of Pierre Patel
    Date: 1605-1676
    Medium: Oil on Canvas
    Country: France
    Style: Landscape
    Dimensions: 24.75in x 30in

  • "Flowers in a Terracotta Vase"
    Artist: Jean Baptiste Monnoyer
    Date: 1636-1699
    Medium: Oil on Canvas
    Country: France
    Style: Still Life
    Dimensions: 36.5in x 29in

  • "Fishmongers on a Beach"
    Artist: Charles LaCroix de Marseilles
    Date: 1700-1782
    Medium: Oil on Canvas
    Country: France
    Style: Still Life
    Dimensions: 19.5in x 28.5in

  • "Still Lifes with Carnations"
    Artist: French School
    Date: 18th Century
    Medium: Oil on Canvas
    Country: France
    Style: Still Life
    Dimensions: 25.25in x 19in

  • "Peasants in an Extensive Landscape"
    Artist: Jean Pillement
    Date: 1728-1808
    Medium: Oil on Canvas
    Country: France
    Style: Landscape
    Dimensions: 24.25in x 29.25in

  • "Stream in a Mountainous Landscape"
    Artist: Frederick William Hulme
    Date: 1816-1884
    Medium: Oil on Canvas
    Country: France
    Style: Landscape
    Dimensions: 29in x 48.75in

  • Untitled
    Artist: Camille Corot
    Date: c. 1850
    Medium: Oil on Canvas
    Country: France
    Style: Landscape
    Dimensions: 29.5in x 24in

  • "Lulled by the Moonlight"
    Artist: Albert C. Lebourg
    Date: 1849-1928
    Medium: Oil on Canvas
    Country: France
    Style: Landscape
    Dimensions: Unknown

  • "A Cloudy Day"
    Artist: Robert Hatton Monks
    Date: 1865-1923
    Medium: Oil on Canvas
    Country: France
    Style: Still Life
    Dimensions: 11in x 14.75in

  • "Still Life with Flowers in a Vase"
    Artist: Marcel Dyf
    Date: 1899-1985
    Medium: Oil on Canvas
    Country: France
    Style: Still Life
    Dimensions: 21.5in x 17.5in

II. Coins
  • Five franc Coin featuring Louis-Phillipe
    Date: 1848
    Collection: World Coin Collection
    Dimensions: 1.5in diameter

  • Coin from the reign of Emperor Ferdinand Maximilian
    Date: 1866
    Collection: World Coin Collection
    Dimensions: 1.5in diameter

  • Coin issued during the Third Republic
    Date: 1936
    Collection: World Coin Collection
    Dimensions: .75in diameter

III. Furniture
  • Banquet
    Object ID: 02.03.167
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: Unknown
    Material: Wood
    Dimensions: Unknown
    Description: French provincial style upholstered banquette with upholstered backrest, one arm, loose seat cushion and molded cabriole legs.

  • China Cabinet
    Object ID: 02.03.091
    Collection: None
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: Unknown
    Material: Wood
    Dimensions: 96in x 59in x 19in
    Description: French cabinet, wood; Plate on side reads: "This French cabinet was donated to Furman University by the Woodside Estate through Mrs. James H. Woodside."

  • China Cabinet
    Object ID: 02.03.316
    Collection: None
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: Unknown
    Material: Wood
    Dimensions: 94in x 59in x 18.8in
    Description: China cabinet with inscribed plaque on side: "French cabinet donated to Furman University by Woodside Estate of Mr. James H. Woodside." Many items inside by late Dr. Edwin McNeill Poteat.

  • Chair
    Object ID: 02.03.135
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: 1750-1775
    Material: Mahogany
    Dimensions: Unknown
    Description: Pair of George II carved mahogany armchairs in the French taste. Each with a cartouche-shaped backrest, the molded frame carved at the toprail with an anthemion, trailing husks, and the padded arms on molded and voluted supports, the serpentine seat raised on molded cabriole legs carved with flowerheads, covered in cream and rose silk. Has been reupholstered in yellow, pink, red Oriental fabric.

IV. Home Decor
  • Bookend
    Object ID: 02.04.017
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: 1800-1999
    Material: Gilt-metal
    Dimensions: 4in tall
    Description: Pair of French gilt-metal and black slate bookends, one in the form of a cherub playing a lute on the back of a lion; the other a nude female figure on the back of a panther. Grouped together with 5 miniature volumes of Moore's poetry.

  • Candlestick
    Object ID: 02.05.079
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: 1800-1999
    Material: Patinated bronze, ormolu
    Dimensions: 15in tall
    Description: Pair of continental patinated bronze and ormolu candlesticks each in the form of a circular backplate surmounted by an eagle with patinated bronze urn-form support with cadeceus triple candlearms suspending a shade. Probably French or German.

  • Candlestick
    Object ID: 02.05.095
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: Unknown
    Material: Gilt-metal, glass
    Dimensions: 27in tall
    Description: Pair of French cut-glass and gilt-metal candlesticks in Empire style, now mounted as table lamps.

  • Candy Dish
    Object ID: 04.04.083
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: Unknown
    Material: Gilt-metal, glass
    Dimensions: 8in tall
    Description: Baccarat French gilt-metal mounted cut-glass candy dish of scallped shallow circular outline, on Louis XV style ormolu base. Has 4 feet.

  • Figurine
    Object ID: 08.02.348
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: 19th or 20th Century
    Material: Bronze
    Dimensions: 9in tall
    Description: Set of 4 continental bronze figures, each is a partially draped female figure, one with a robe, one with a wreath and a bird, one with a sickle, and one with a compote. Probably French or Italian, 19th/20th century, after the Antique.

  • Figurine
    Object ID: 08.02.405
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: Modern
    Material: Unknown
    Dimensions: 5.375in tall
    Description: French white biscuit small bust of a girl and a group of classical lovers on cobalt-blue bases. Spurious Sevres marks in blue.

  • Jar
    Object ID: 04.04.092
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: Unknown
    Material: Gilt-metal, glass
    Dimensions: 5.5in tall
    Description: French gilt-metal-mounted circular diamond-cut colorless glass covered jar.

  • Lamp
    Object ID: 02.05.050
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: W.E. Browne Decorating Company
    Date: 19th Century
    Material: White marble, bronze
    Dimensions: 24in tall
    Description: 19th century French Ormolu white marble and patinated bronze bust of a gentleman, mounted as a lamp. Description from W.E. Browne Decorating Company: 1 bronze bust on marble and bronze dore base mounted as lamp- Circa 1798- finest quality- Rosseau

  • Lamp
    Object ID: 02.05.080
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: Unknown
    Material: Gilt-metal, glass
    Dimensions: 35in tall
    Description: French gilt-metal and cut-glass columnar lamp.

  • Lamp
    Object ID: 02.05.106
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: 19th Century
    Material: Gilt-metal
    Dimensions: 25in tall
    Description: French painted and gilt-decorated porcelain vase, mounted as a lamp. The vase has a pierced gilt rim, angular handles, classical painted banding and square base.

  • Lamp
    Object ID: 02.05.164
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: Modern
    Material: Glass, ormolu
    Dimensions: 31in tall
    Description: French milk glass and ormolu table lamp. New shade and finial purchased for this lamp, 9/2005.

  • Plate
    Object ID: 04.04.027
    Collection: Wylie Collection
    Artisan: Unknown
    Date: Unknown
    Material: Unknown
    Dimensions: 8.25in diameter
    Description: French plate with gold leaves painted on a white ground and blue and green flowers on one side.

  • Tureen
    Object ID: 04.04.135
    Collection: White Oaks Collection
    Artisan: Replica of Chelsea Porcelain original
    Date: Modern
    Material: Porcelain
    Dimensions: 9.5in long
    Description: French porcelain rabbit tureen and cover after a Chelsea porcelain original. The grey-spotted white rabbit is crouching and eating a leaf.

Last updated: March 1, 2013