• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5919

    Christie's Interiors

    8 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 391

    Joes Claudius de Cock (fl. 1726-1748)

    An album of watercolours of silver designed by the van Vianen family of Utrecht, including five drawings of silver by Albert Rosenthal

    Price Realised  

    Joes Claudius de Cock (fl. 1726-1748)
    An album of watercolours of silver designed by the van Vianen family of Utrecht, including five drawings of silver by Albert Rosenthal
    one inscribed in pencil by a different hand 'at the Bottom of the sea/Rosenthal collection' (lower left)
    pen and black ink and wash
    13 3/8 x 9 in. (34 x 22.9 cm.) and smaller


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    The beautifully ornate silver depicted in these pictures was created by the van Vianen family of Utrecht in the late 16th and early 17th century.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Albert Rosenthal.