• A Marriage of Collections: The auction at Christies

    Sale 2398

    A Marriage of Collections: The Property of Dr. Julius and Dena K. Tarshis

    21 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 113

    A BACCARAT BLUE-FLASH ACID-ETCHED AND ENGRAVED GLASS PUNCH GOBLET

    CIRCA 1867

    Price Realised  

    A BACCARAT BLUE-FLASH ACID-ETCHED AND ENGRAVED GLASS PUNCH GOBLET
    Circa 1867
    The bowl with a wide frosted band with a mask of Dionysus suspending grapevine, further grapevine at the rim, the lower-body fluted, on a faceted knopped stem, the spreading foot etched with a band of stylized anthemion
    4¾ in. (12 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    With W.M. Schwind, Jr., Maine.


    Exhibited

    By tradition, the 1867 Paris Exposition Universelle.