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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 225

    A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN LEATHER-BOUND BOOK-SHAPED COLLECTOR'S CABINETS CONTAINING A COLLECTION OF PLASTER INTAGLIOS

    18TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN LEATHER-BOUND BOOK-SHAPED COLLECTOR'S CABINETS CONTAINING A COLLECTION OF PLASTER INTAGLIOS
    18TH CENTURY
    Each with 19 walnut fronted numbered drawers, each containing a collection of numbered plaster intaglios depicting Roman emperors, philosophers and deities, the gilt-tooled spine inscribed DACTYLIOTHECAE UNIVERSALIS CHILIAS SIVEI SCRINIUM MILLIARIUM PRIMUM and SECUNDUM; the first lacking nine drawers, the second lacking seven drawers, generall losses to the intaglios
    48 x 38 x 20 cm. each (2)


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    Provenance

    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1999.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 2007.