Category: European

The Coe has nearly thirty-seven objects of European origin in our collection, ranging from items such as a French garnet pin to a Cyprus seal pendant. There’s a unique story behind each of them. This is just a small sample of what you can see at the Coe.

 

Untitled

Untitled

European Untitled Artist: Constantin Guys Culture/People: Dutch / French Place: Europe Media: Watercolor on paper Dims:11 x 12.75 x 1 in. (frame dims) (28.9 x 32.4 x 2.54 cm). Date: n.d. Description: Constantin Guys was born in Flessingen, Holland. He died, after a...
Cats

Cats

Name European Cats Artist: Ferdinand Victor Eugene Delacroix Culture/People: French Place: Europe Media: Pencil on paper Dims: 15 x 19 x 1.125 in. (frame dims.) (38.1 x 48.2 x 2.8 cm). Date: n.d. Description: I collected European things starting off with a Matisse...
Programme Savoy

Programme Savoy

European Programme Savoy Artist: Archibald Knox Culture/People: Scottish Place: Scotland, Europe Media: Ink on paper Dims: 12.5 x 14.625 x .5 in. (frame dims.) (31.7 x 37.1 x 1.27 cm). Date: c. 1920 Description: In the year 2000, I was invited to participate in a...
Pin

Pin

European Fibula Artist: Unknown Culture/People: French (?) Place: Europe, southern France or northern Spain Media: Silver and garnet Dims: 1.5 x 1 in. (3.8 x 2.5 cm). Date: c. 6th century Description: Fibula is a Latin word for a common type of brooch or fastener...
Agnus Dei Pendant

Agnus Dei Pendant

European Agnus Dei Pendant Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Italian Place: Europe Media: Silver and gilt bronze Dims: 1 in. diameter (2.5 cm) Date: 15th century Description:  RTC No: EU0009bGift of Ralph T. Coe, 2011 Do you have information about this artwork? We'd...