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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 524

    A SWEDISH MARIEBERG FAIENCE LIDDED VASE

    MARKED IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITH THREE CROWNS AND INITIALS 'IMB' TH BODY AND 'CFB' THE LID, SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SWEDISH MARIEBERG FAIENCE LIDDED VASE
    MARKED IN UNDERGLAZE BLUE WITH THREE CROWNS AND INITIALS 'IMB' TH BODY AND 'CFB' THE LID, SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY
    The circular lid with finial modelled as a finch, the ovoid body applied in relief with branches, leaves and flowerheads, inventory number label inscribed BK-1961-57, losses to the applied branches, the lid restored
    34 cm. high (2)


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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 DUusseldorf.
    Recuperation to the Nederlands Kunstbezit-collectie (NK-collectie, inventory number NK419), after the Second World War.
    Through restitution to the present owner, 2007. (restitution advice RC 1.37, Adviescommissie restitutieverzoeken cultuurgoederen en Tweede
    Wereldoorlog)