Coat of arms of the Caetani princely Italian family
Mid XV century
45 x 26 cm.
Śāriputra and Maudgalyayana, the of two chief male disciples of the Buddha.
Teak with gilded lacquer, semiprecious stones, mirror and “pasta vitrea”
Ambit of Étienne Parrocel, known as le Romain (Avignon, 1696 – Rome, 1775)
Sanguine drawing on paper.
Second quarter of the eighteenth century.
“The hornd pheasant from China” written on bottom left
“Drawing by E. Todd” written on bottom right
Watercolour on paper
1760 – 1770 ca.
43 x 29 cm.
Pair of Saints
Probably used during holy processions
England 1780 ca.
43 x 13 cm.
Pair of whippets
Bronze on marble bases
Northern Italy, probably Piedmont
Provenance: King John’s House Tollard Royal Collection of the late William Gronow Davis
Height 32 cm, Length 28 cm