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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 35

    A TRIANGULAR BRONZE INKWELL

    PADUAN, FIRST HALF 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A TRIANGULAR BRONZE INKWELL
    PADUAN, FIRST HALF 16TH CENTURY
    The foliate cast lid with figural finial of David after the model by Bartolomeo Bellano, the body inset with a glass well above a foliate frieze with anthemion arrows, with paw feet leaded by scrolls to the angles, with paper label and red inventory number to the inside of the lid B36
    17 cm. high


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    Provenance

    With Stefano Bardini, Florence, acquired in 1880 by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
    Vienna, before 1944.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944.