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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 118

    A German engraved goblet

    CIRCA 1740, FOR THE DUTCH MARKET

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A German engraved goblet
    CIRCA 1740, FOR THE DUTCH MARKET
    The generous funnel bowl with two ancient warriors clad in armour and shaking hands upon a vignette flanked by balustrades and a scroll supporting a flower-filled basket, underneath the inscription DAVID EN IONATHAN, the reverse with the inscription GLICK DEESE TWEBE STAAN MOET ONSE TROUE GAAN, sic., 'Our fidelity should be like the existence of these two', the solid lower part enclosing a tear, the multi-knopped stem enclosing an elongated tear, conical foot
    24 cm. high


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