A Dutch engraved armorial baluster goblet Circa 1750.
Lot 152
A Dutch-engraved armorial baluster goblet circa 1750
Sold for £2,640 (US$ 4,437) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Dutch-engraved armorial baluster goblet
circa 1750
The bucket bowl with everted rim decorated with a coat of arms (three flowers issuing from wave ornament, a sheep below) within a scroll and strap cartouche, the reverse with a formal garden with a pair of swans in a rectangular pool flanked by hedges, trees, garden statuary and a balustrade, a sailing-boat on a canal in the distance, the stem with a teared wide angular knop and basal knop, on a folded conical foot, 16cm high

Footnotes

  • Provenance: The Anton Vecht Collection, Amsterdam; The Earl of Bradford, his sale, Christie's, 4 June 1985, lot 38; Lord McAlpine of West Green, his sale, Sotheby's, 17 May 1990, lot 1071; Christie's, 7 October 1996, lot 74

    Illustrated by Sheppard and Smith (1990), pp.46-47, pl.21.
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