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    Sale 7715

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    31 March 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 236

    A LOBMEYR GILT AND ENAMELLED CUP

    VIENNA, CIRCA 1870

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LOBMEYR GILT AND ENAMELLED CUP
    VIENNA, CIRCA 1870
    Of slightly flared shape rising through pronounced boss from trumpet foot, the bowl with a large band of naskh inscription in white enamel on floral scrolls, below this minor registers of light blue, cobalt blue and iron-red enamels in arabesque, foliate and roundel designs divided by thin bands of gilding, the Lobmeyr monogram under the foot
    5 7/8in. (15cm.) high


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