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Watch with an enamel panel of a genre scene
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Watch with an enamel panel of a genre scene


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This watch is in a round gold case, engraved and set with colored stones and an enamel plaque. The plaque depicts a genre scene of an interior with a woman and child playing with a dog. The movement is French, and the backplate is engraved "Gudin a Paris."
Provenance Anatole Demidoff, Prince of San Donato (1812-1870); Tiffany and Company, New York, prior to 1893 [mode of acquisition unknown] (on 1893 list, no. 11); Henry Walters, Baltimore, after 1893 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Inscription] On backplate: Gudin a Paris
Credit Acquired before 1931

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Period
1785-1790
Medium
gold, colored stones, enamel
(Timepieces, Clocks & Watches)
Accession Number
58.107
Measurements
Diam: 1 9/16 in. (4 cm)
Geographies
  • France (Place of Origin)
  • Switzerland (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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