• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 176

    A PAIR OF LEADED STAINED GLASS WINDOW PANELS

    16TH CENTURY, PROBABLY SWISS

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    A PAIR OF LEADED STAINED GLASS WINDOW PANELS
    16TH CENTURY, PROBABLY SWISS
    Each depicting a nobleman within arabesque borders, one inscribed Sawerseher and Ich bin ein grausam wilde gesicht/jedoch bin ich kain morder nicht/Sunder ich bin ein gut Gesell/darfur halt mich nun wer do well Doch so ein Schreyer mich veracht/Darff ich im Lyffern bald ein Schlacht and NM and Niclas Melbermann, Brieffmaler zu Rumberg bey der langen Brücken, dated 1544.
    60 x 38 cm. set in a larger modern frame: 148 x 68 cm. overall (2)


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