• 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 15

    A CLICHY MONOGRAMMED CUT-GLASS GOBLET

    CIRCA 1850

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CLICHY MONOGRAMMED CUT-GLASS GOBLET
    Circa 1850
    One side of the bowl centering a ribbon-tied millefiori bouquet, the other engraved with a wreath enclosing a TR monogram, on a faceted ball stem and hexagonal foot
    7½ in. (19 cm.) high


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    At the time of cataloguing this is the only known object from the Clichy factory of this type; the bouquet is typically found in plaques.

    Provenance

    Acquired at auction, Drouot Richelieu, Paris, 4 May 2001.


    Literature

    R. Dufrenne, J. Maës and B. Maës, La Cristallerie de Clichy, Nice, 2005, p. 393.