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    Sale 2782

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

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 4

    A GILT-COPPER AND ENAMEL MONSTRANCE

    VENETIAN, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GILT-COPPER AND ENAMEL MONSTRANCE
    VENETIAN, 19TH CENTURY
    The hexagonal body with glazed arched panels divided by figures of saints and surmonted by a spire, on a spreading shaft centred by a knop dated 1497 on a foliate base with two enamelled roundels, one bearing the initials of Christ, the other with a coat of arms, the underside inscribed B201, and an exhibition label inscribed Kunstmuseum Luzern 1948/Meisterwerke aus den Sammlungen des Fürsten von Lichtenstein/Katalog Nr. 273
    88 cm. high overall


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    Provenance

    Collection Charles Stein, sale, Paris, 1886, lot 197, acquired by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1999.


    Literature

    G. Wilhelm, Meisterwerke aus den Sammlungen des Fürsten von Liechtenstein, Luzern, 1948, p. 66, no. 273.


    Exhibited

    Luzern, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Meisterwerke aus den Sammlungen des Fürsten von Liechtenstein, 5 June-31 October 1948, no. 273.