Banqueting scene, guests eating and drinking,
servants, dogs waiting for morsels under the beds.
Black-figured amphora, 540-530 BCE
A banqueting scene. Detail
from a black-figured crater
with Corinthian columns (6th BCE).
39 x 46 cm
Altar "Maesta",painted 1308-1311 for the Cathedral of
Siena.The wedding at Cana.
How Alexander the Great was poisoned. From Jean
Vauquelin,"Histoire du Grand Alexandre",1460.
Jesus Christ at Martha's and Mary's house (in the foreground a kitchen, in the background the biblical encounter)
Canvas; 126 x 243cm
La marmite de cuivre - Still-life with copper pot.
Canvas, 32 x 40cm.
Servants plucking geese. Detail of a
wallpainting in the tomb of Nakht, scribe
and priest under Pharaoh Thutmosis IV
(18th Dynasty, 16th-14th BCE), in the cemetery
of Sheikh Abd al-Qurnah.
Cook on a stool, turning a ladle in a three-legged pot
with two handles. A dog lies next to her.
The cook wears a long chiton and a hairband.
Terracotta (last quarter 6th BCE) from Boeotia, Greece.
Height 9 cm. CA 634
Rideau, Cruchon et Compotier
(Curtain, jug and bowl of fruit)
Oil on canvas, 1893-94
59 x 72.4 cm
King or ruler in his role of priest seated
before an offering table consecrates bread.
Relief on the long side of a sacrificial
basin from Temple B1, Tel Mardikh, Syria
(Middle Bronze Age)
Seder plate, on which the symbolic foods are arranged
during the Seder dinner. It shows scenes from the
Haggadah, the story of the Exodus read during the
home celebration. From Germany, 1790.
Pewter, 39 cm diameter
Menu du Gras et ustensil de cuisine, 1731
Canvas 33 x 41 cm,companion piece of Inv.3204,
Menu du Maigre (40-12-08/11).
Glassbowl with fruit.
Wallpainting (1st CE) found in the
Mount Vesuvius region, Italy.
Nature morte a la bouilloire (Still-life with teapot)
Oil on canvas, 1869
64.5 x 81 cm
Pewter pot with plate of peaches,prunes and nut.
Canvas,55,5 x 46 cm
Two men drinking, two making music.
Overall view of a banquet.
Same pelike as 10-03-03/4 and 5
Preparation of the first meal after the Channel
crossing. Two servants hang a kettle over a fire.
Bayeux Tapestry, embroidery (11th).
Nature morte au morceau de viande crue - still-life with
a piece of raw meat, 1927/27.
Canvas 54 x 65 cm
Le goblet d'argent - silver goblet with apples.
Oil on canvas
33 x 41 cm
Bowl of figs preserved
under the ashes of the eruption.
Nature morte au jambon.
Wood, 63cm x 83cm.
Le bocal d'olives - Still-life with jar of olives. 1760.
Canvas, 71cm x 98cm.
La famille apres le repas - The family after a meal,
Canvas, 34 x 49,5 cm