• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7784

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 750

    A PAIR OF DUTCH VERRE EGLOMISE PICTURES

    BY JONAS ZEUNER, LATE 18TH CENTURY, AFTER A 1760 ENGRAVING BY SIMON FOKKE

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    A PAIR OF DUTCH VERRE EGLOMISE PICTURES
    BY JONAS ZEUNER, LATE 18TH CENTURY, AFTER A 1760 ENGRAVING BY SIMON FOKKE
    Depicting views of the Binnenamstel met Munttoren and of the Oude Schans met Montelbaanstoren, respectively, each signed 'Zeuner.fec.', in foliate-carved giltwood frames, one inscribed in pencil 'New Point, Right' the other 'New Point, Left'
    14¾ x 17½ in. (38 x 45 cm.) (2)


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    COMPARATIVE LITERATURE:
    J. Sprenkels-ten Horn and A. Sprenkels, Jonas Zeuner (1727-1814), Amsterdam, 1994, pp.6-9, no. 2-5 for the view of the Binnenamstel met Munttoren; p. 14, no. 20 and p. 26, nos. 47 and 48 (engraving by Simon Fokke), for the view of the Oude Schans met Montelbaanstoren.

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    Provenance

    With Blairman.


    Saleroom Notice

    Additional Provenance:
    With Blairman.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 747 - 754)