Museum of Fine Arts, Boston: The Museum Year 2012

The Acquisitions

Art of Europe: July 2011–June 2012

Frame 18th century, Carved and gilt wooden molding, FR.4559

Pair of wall lights Designed by Thomas Hope, about 1802, Bronzed and gilt limewood, later brass chains, 2011.1636.1-2

Infant Jesus José de Arce, about 1640–50, Painted wood, 2011.1637

Epergne Marked by Edward Barnard & Sons, 1851, Silver, glass, 2011.1800

Two-Handled Vase (Pelike) Attributed to Josiah Wedgwood & Thomas Bentley, active 1769–1780, about 1770, Stoneware (“basalt”) with enamel (“encaustic”) and slip decoration, 2011.2007

Somno (night stand) about 1800, Mahogany, mahogany veneer, oak, marble, 2011.2117

Pair of Queen's Ware Plates Josiah Wedgwood & Sons, Inc., about 1875, Creamware, 2011.2118.1-2

Pitcher Probably made by Herculaneum Pottery, about 1815–1820, Creamware, with transfer-printed decoration, 2011.2119

Serving Plate, with view of the Boston State House John Rogers and Son, active 1815–1842, about 1840, Earthenware, with transfer-printed decoration, 2011.2120

Soup Plate, with view of the Boston State House John Rogers and Son, active 1815–1842, about 1840, Pearl ware, with transfer-printed decoration, 2011.2121

Pitcher and Wash Basin, with view of the Boston State House John Rogers and Son, active 1815–1842, about 1840, Pearlware, with transfer-printed decoration, 2011.2122.1-2

Pitcher Probably made by Herculaneum Pottery, about 1806–1824, Creamware, with transfer-printed and enamel decoration, 2011.2123

Pitcher about 1790–1800, Creamware, with transfer-printed and enamel decoration, 2011.2124

Mug Probably made by Herculaneum Pottery, about 1796–1800, Creamware, with transfer-printed decoration, 2011.2125

Desk John Channon, about 1745–1755, Wood; Padouk, mahogany, brass-inlaid kneehole, 2011.2126

Tartar Warrior Antoine Louis Barye, Bronze, 2011.2127

Gathering of the Manna Antonio Tempesta, about 1600, Oil on alabaster, 2012.120

Joseph Explaining His Dream to His Brothers Antonio Tempesta, about 1600, Oil on alabaster, 2012.121

Beaker Possibly workshop of Anton Kothgasser, about 1825, Glass with enamel decoration, 2012.122

Oil Lamp Circle Of Severo (di Domenico Calzetta) da Ravenna, Late 15th-early 16th century, Bronze, 2012.123