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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 152

    A PAIR OF GERMAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED ENAMEL CUPS AND A PAIR OF CUP-STANDS

    AUGSBURG, CIRCA 1730, APPARENTLY UNMARKED

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GERMAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED ENAMEL CUPS AND A PAIR OF CUP-STANDS
    AUGSBURG, CIRCA 1730, APPARENTLY UNMARKED
    The cup-stands each circular and with two scroll feet (third foot lacking), with plain reeded borders, one painted with the figure of Diana with temple beyond, the other with Venus attended by Cupid, the cups each tapering cylindrical and on a lobed foot, one painted with a figure of Venus attended by Adonis, with Cupid above, the other with a scene of Diana and Actaeon
    the cup-stands 4 3/8 in. (11 cm.) diam.
    the cups 2 in. (5 cm.) high (4)


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