# Settee (one of a pair) (part of a set)Maker: Attributed to Johann Michael Bauer (German, Westheim Bamberg) Date: ca. Culture: German, Würzberg Medium: Carved, painted and gilded linden wood; squab pillow in silk velvet
Miniature cradles for the Christ Child were popular devotional objects in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries and were venerated, especially in convents, where they were often presented to women taking their vows
An English carved and painted armchair, dated about in the new Ornament Gallery in the V chair is one of a set from the Music Room at Woodhall Park, Herefordshire, and has been tentatively attributed to George Brookshaw.
Queen Anne Walnut Side chair, first quarter century, the padded shell-form back covered in period tapestry and joined by crook arms to the padded seat, raised on cabriole legs ending in squared feet, the seat having horsehair padding.
Commode Designer: Design attributed to Jean François Cuvilliés the Elder (German (born Belgian), Soignies Munich) Maker: Construction attributed to Johann Michael Schmidt (German) Maker: Carving attributed to Joachim Dietrich Date: ca.