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    Sale 2782

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

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 288

    THREE DUTCH CARVED WOOD AND CUT PAPER DIORAMA'S 'BAVELAARS'

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    THREE DUTCH CARVED WOOD AND CUT PAPER DIORAMA'S 'BAVELAARS'
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Each in a small marbleized paper-lined glazed box, one with an ebonized frame; one depicting a tavern, with merry making peasants; one depicting a farmers family in a farmyard; and one depicting shipping on a village canal, all with partial remains of paper labels
    12.5 cm. high x 18 cm. wide x 4.5 cm. deep to 12 cm. high x 16 cm. wide x 4.5 cm. deep, excluding frame (3)


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    Provenance

    Schloss Kalwang, before 1972.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1972.
    Masescha, before 1989.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1989.


    Literature

    P.W. Hartmann, Meisterwerke filigraner Schnitzkunst, in: Die Kunst, Heft 12, 1986, pp. 918-923. B. van Mesdag, Life in Miniature. The work of Cornelis Bavelaar, in: Country Life, 23.8., 1979, pp. 544-545.