A tall Nuremberg engraved goblet, attributed to Hermann Schwinger, dated 1670
Lot 32
A tall Nuremberg engraved goblet, attributed to Hermann Schwinger, dated 1670
£8,000 - 12,000
US$ 13,000 - 20,000
Lot Details
A tall Nuremberg engraved goblet, attributed to Hermann Schwinger, dated 1670
The round funnel bowl and wide conical foot with folded rim of slightly purplish tint, decorated with three circular laurel wreaths each enclosing a landscape vignette including a sun dial on a plinth below clouds, each numbered from 1 to 3 below and inscribed above, respectively, WAN DIESE MICH BELACHT, SO WERDE ICH BETRACHT and OHN'SIE BLEIB ICH VERACHT. separated by a tall single tulip, a carnation and an unidentifiable flower, the second and third panels with pairs of figures, the sundials with Roman numerals and inscribed Anno 1670, above a tall greenish multi-knopped stem with mereses and hollow baluster section, the foot engraved with a foliate garland, 21.5cm high, later inscribed in diamond-point on the central knop H.Schwinger.
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