THE LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, YALE UNIVERSITY
Horace Walpole's Strawberry Hill Collection
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Urn of granite

Greek
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Goldfish Tub
c.1730
Chinese
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The Rt Hon. the Earl of Derby. d107
 
 
 
Vase with Serpent Handles
c.1765
Fontana, Orazio (Italian ceramicist and workshop director, ca. 1510-1571)
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[Drawing of a Vase]. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Vase and cover
1765
Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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King-fisher and ducks of Battersea enamel
18th century
Hancock, Robert (English painter and engraver, bap. 1731-d. 1817)
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Landscape in needle-work

Aylesbury, Lady
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Henry 8th's dagger

Turkish
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[Carter, John]. Henry VIII's dagger. Ink, wash and watercolor, n.d. Laid in Richard Bull's extra-illustrated copy of A Description of the Villa at Strawberry Hill. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Comb
Late 12th century
German
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British Museum, Department of Prehistory and Europe. 1916.0403.1
 
 
 
Jug
1557-8
Unknown Creator
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Nautilus Cup
1592
Grebber, Nicolaes de, (fl. 1574-1613) Attr to
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Stedelijk Museum het Prinsenhof, Delft. PDZ 3
 
 
 
Tankard called The Parr Pot
Mounts: 1546-1547 Glass: 18th or 19th century
English
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Chasse depicting the Murder of Thomas Becket
c.1200-1210
French
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Culture and Sport Glasgow (Museums), 26.6
 
 
 
Cabinet cup and saucer

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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Cabinet cup and saucer representing a man and woman fishing and a boy with fish

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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Cabinet cup and saucer with music and flowers, corn and implements

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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Pair of Figures

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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Figure of an Angel
1470-1480
French
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Victoria and Albert Museum, London. A. 3–1982
 
 
 
Baton
1426-1475
Italian
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British Museum, Department of Prehistory and Europe. 1923,1205.8
 
 
 
Silver Filagree Casket

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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Two handled covered cup and saucer
1766
Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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A small tripod

Unknown Creator
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Twelve plates painted with signs of the Zodiac
1711
Thornhill, James (English painter 1675/6-1734)
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Taurus. The British Museum, Department of Prehistory and Europe. Gift of A. W. Franks. 1889,0706.67
 
 
 
Clock and bracket
16th century (clock); mid-18th century (bracket)
Unknown Creator
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Vase with Arms and Ring Device of the Medici
c.1465-1480
Spanish
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British Museum, Department of Prehistory and Europe. G.619
 
 
 
Cup and saucer
1771
Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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Salt
c. 1545-60
French
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Taft Museum of Art, Cincinnati, Ohio. Bequest of Charles Phelps and Anna Sinton Taft. 1931.224
 
 
 
Cream Jug and Covered Sugar Basin
1758
Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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Sugar Bowl. Victoria and Albert Museum, London. 276–1876 & 277–1876
 
 
 
Carved Cravat
c. 1690
Gibbons, Grinling, attributed to (English woodcarver and sculptor, 1648-1721)
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Victoria and Albert Museum. Given by The Hon. Mrs Walter Levy. W.181:1–1928.
 
 
 
Snuff Box with Portrait Miniature of Madame de Sévigné
1765
Gilbert, Joseph
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Salt cellar
c.1600
Patanazzi family, Workshop of (Italian ceramicists, active 16th-17th centuries)
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Louis XVI Mantel Clock
c. 1766
Le Roy, Julien (French clockmaker, 1686-1759)
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Three Spice Plates from a Set of Twelve Showing the Story of the Prodigal Son
1568-9

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Trustees of the Ninth Duke of Buccleuch’s Chattels Fund
 
 
 
Three Portrait Medallions and Six Counters
mid-17th century, one dated 1638
Passe, Simon de (Dutch engraver and medalist, ca.1595-1647)
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Casket
c. 1540-45
Master 'KIP' (anonymous French enameller, fl. second third of the 16th century)
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Victoria and Albert Museum, London. C.49–1982
 
 
 
Cup and cover
1539
Penicaud, Jean II (French enameler, ca. 1515-ca. 1588)
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Victoria and Albert Museum, London, Salting Bequest. C.2460–a-b-1910
 
 
 
Cup of Mr. Place's china
c. 1680-1700
Place, Francis (English printmaker and potter, 1647-1728)
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Victoria and Albert Museum, London. 4762&A- 1901
 
 
 
Hunting Horn
1538
Limousin, Leonard (French enameler, c.1505 - c.1575/7)
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Private Collection
 
 
 
Lattimo Plate
1741
Miotti family (Italian glass workers, active 17th-18th centuries)
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The Corning Museum of Glass, 66.3.38
 
 
 
Pair of Vases, known as ‘Choiseul vases’
c.1763-1769
Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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 Victoria and Albert Museum, London. John Jones Bequest. 743–1882, 743A–1882
 
 
 
Pair of Flower-tubs
1777
Wedgwood, Josiah (British ceramicist, 1730-1795)
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Private Collection
 
 
 
Trunk
16th century
Cellini, Benvenuto (Florentine sculptor, goldsmith and author 1500-1571)
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Cupid's Lamp

Roman
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[Carter, John]. [Three lamps in the Tribune]. Ink, wash and watercolor, n.d.  Laid in Richard Bull's extra-illustrated copy of A Description of the Villa at Strawberry Hill.  The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Cabinet Cup and Saucer, decorated with birds perched in exotic landscapes
1765
Aloncle, François-Joseph (French porcelain painter, active 1758-1781)
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Toothpick case
c. 1780
Unknown Creator
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Victoria and Albert Museum, London. M7:1,2–1998
 
 
 
Cistern
c. 1550-1570
Italian
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Cistern
c. 1550-1570
Italian
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Candlestick with Medallions Depicting the Labors of Hercules
c. 1560-1580
Court, Jean de (Limoges painter, active 1541-1564, died before 1583), Attr. to
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Pair of Wine Coolers
c. 1716-1717
Lukin, William (English, act. 1699-1755)
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Sacrifice of Isaac (plate)
c. 1690-1720
Italian
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Death of Abel (Plate)
c. 1690-1720
Italian
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Ewer
c.1545-60
French
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Edwards, Edward. Chimney piece in China Closet. Ink and wash, 1781. Laid in Horace Walpole's extra-illustrated copy of A Description of the Villa at Strawberry Hill. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Oil Lamp
c. 1600
Prieur, Barthelemy (French sculptor, 1536-1611), Attr to
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Tazza painted with Achates brings Ascanius to Dido at Carthage
1535
Avelli, Francesco Xanto (Italian ceramicist and poet, c.1486/7-1542)
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Cross

Unknown Creator
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Carter, John. The Crucifix under the Shrine in the Chapel. Ink and watercolor, n.d. Laid in Richard Bull's extra-illustrated copy of a Description of the Villa at Strawberry Hill. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Writing-box
1760
Langlois, Pierre Eloy (French cabinetmaker, 1738-1805)
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Josephine E. Case, James H. Case III, Samuel Case, John Case
 
 
 
Pair of Salt-Cellars in the Form of Crayfish and Shells
c.1745-1749
Chelsea porcelain factory (British porcelain factory, active ca. 1745-1784)
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British Museum, Department of Prehistory and Europe. 1887,0307,II.18
 
 
 
Vase representing the Battle of Centaurs and the Lapeti
n.d.
French
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Madame du Deffand's Snuff Box with Portrait of Tonton
c.1777
Roucel, Louis (d.1787)
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University
 
 
 
Pot pourri vase and cover
c. 1745-1750
Meissen Porcelain Manufactory (German porcelain factory, active 1710 to present)
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British Museum, Department of Prehistory and Europe. Franks 76
 
 
 
Snuff-box

Unknown Creator
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A George II gold cup and cover (made for Horatio Walpole, 1678-1757)
1739
Willaume, David II (French goldsmith in England, 1692-1761)
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Pair of Vases
c. 1760-65
Chelsea porcelain factory (British porcelain factory, active ca. 1745-1784)
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Cup and Saucer with English Views
1772-80
Wedgwood, Josiah (British ceramicist, 1730-1795)
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Portrait Medallion of Sir Robert Walpole, First Earl of Orford
c. 1774
Wedgwood, Josiah (British ceramicist, 1730-1795)
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Portrait Medallion of Catherine Shorter, Lady Walpole
c. 1774
Wedgwood, Josiah (British ceramicist, 1730-1795)
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Goblet
1580
Verzelini Glasshouse
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Victoria and Albert Museum, London, C.1522–1936
 
 
 
Dish with Portraits of Charles II and Catherine of Braganza
1662-1685
English
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Victoria and Albert Museum, London. 3869–1901
 
 
 
Ewer and Basin with Figures in a Landscape
c. 1760-90
Chinese
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The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
 
 
 
Urbino Flasks with the arms of Duke Ferdinand of Medici and his wife Christina of Loraine
c. 1590
Italian
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A miniature of a gentleman in a tortoiseshell case

Carriera, Rosalba (Venetian pastelist and painter, 1675-1757)
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Vase

Etruscan
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Bottles of black and gold porcelaine


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Vase

Etruscan
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Beakers


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Punch-bowl and pail

Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (French factory, active 1756 to present)
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Beakers


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Ice pails

Chelsea porcelain factory (British porcelain factory, active ca. 1745-1784)
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Owls


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Bread-basket


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Jar

Roman
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Shield of painted glass


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