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    Sale 2782

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

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 39

    AN ITALIAN POLYCHROME AND PARCEL-GILT 'PASTIGLIA' CASKET

    VENETIAN, 16TH CENTURY STYLE

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    AN ITALIAN POLYCHROME AND PARCEL-GILT 'PASTIGLIA' CASKET
    VENETIAN, 16TH CENTURY STYLE
    Decorated overall with arabesques, foliate scrollwork and grotesque friezes, with oval paper label inscribed 456, locked
    13.5 cm. high x 33 cm. wide x 21.5 cm. deep


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    Provenance

    Acquired by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein in Florence in 1881.
    Vienna, 1881.
    Österreichisches Museum, Vienna, 1886.
    Vienna, before 1944.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944.