• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 174

    A Dutch-engraved composite-stemmed light-baluster goblet

    CIRCA 1760, THE GLASS ENGLAND OR THE NETHERLANDS

    Price Realised  

    A Dutch-engraved composite-stemmed light-baluster goblet
    CIRCA 1760, THE GLASS ENGLAND OR THE NETHERLANDS
    The funnel bowl with a hare pulling a wheel-barrow carrying a collared hound and pushed by another large hare upon a grassy vignette flanked by shrubbery underneath the satirical inscription So Moet Men Seine Veyande Goeddoen, 'This is the way to do good to one's enemies', the stem with small section above shoulder knop with oblique tears above three annular knops and an inverted baluster section enclosing white opaque-twist with a spiral thread around a central gauze, conical foot
    18.5 cm. high


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    Christie’s charges a premium to the buyer on the Hammer Price of each lot sold at the following rates: 29.75% of the Hammer Price of each lot up to and including €5,000, plus 23.8% of the Hammer Price between €5,001 and €400,000, plus 14.28% of any amount in excess of €400,001. Buyer’s premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.