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    Sale 2810

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    7 May 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 39

    A FAÇON DE VENISE ENGRAVED GOBLET

    CIRCA 1695

    Price Realised  

    A FAÇON DE VENISE ENGRAVED GOBLET
    CIRCA 1695
    The funnel bowl inscribed Maria Regina and a with a portrait of queen Mary Stuart, the foot engraved with floral shoots; with inventory number to the underside 1953-87
    14.6 cm. high


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    Provenance

    With Kunsthandel Mozes Mogrobi, until 1942 or 1943, when Mogrobi was forced to sell this item to Kunsstsammlungen der Stadt Düsseldorf.
    Recuperation to the Nederlands Kunstbezit-collectie (NK-collectie, inventory number NK 464), after the Second World War.
    Groninger Museum, Groningen, from 1953 until 2007, inventory number 1953/87.
    Through restitution to the present owner, 2007. (restitution advice RC 1.37, Adviescommissie restitutieverzoeken cultuurgoederen en Tweede
    Wereldoorlog
    )


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this goblet has not been in the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, but from 1953 until 2007 in the Groninger Museum, with inventory number 1953/87.