• A Marriage of Collections: The auction at Christies

    Sale 2398

    A Marriage of Collections: The Property of Dr. Julius and Dena K. Tarshis

    21 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 98

    A SAINT LOUIS GILT GLASS DECANTER AND STOPPER AND A CONTINENTAL CUT-GLASS GOBLET

    THE DECANTER CIRCA 1889, THE GOBLET 19TH CENTURY AND POSSIBLY FRENCH

    Price Realised  

    A SAINT LOUIS GILT GLASS DECANTER AND STOPPER AND A CONTINENTAL CUT-GLASS GOBLET
    THE DECANTER CIRCA 1889, THE GOBLET 19TH CENTURY AND POSSIBLY FRENCH
    The first, a Cluny model spiral molded and gilt with scrolling vine, the second enameled with a putto holding two wreaths above a lamb and a hound, gilt line rim
    13 in. (33.2 cm.) high, the first (3)


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    For a similar decanter see G. Ingold, Saint Louis from Glass to Crystal from 1586 to Today, Paris, 1986, p. 116, no. 164.