• For the Enjoyment of Scholars: auction at Christies

    Sale 2391

    For the Enjoyment of Scholars: Selections from the Robert H. Blumenfield Collection

    25 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 890

    AN UNUSUAL CLEAR GLASS MOUNTAIN-FORM BRUSH REST

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN UNUSUAL CLEAR GLASS MOUNTAIN-FORM BRUSH REST
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Made in imitation of rock crystal
    9 in. (23 cm.) long


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    The maker of this unusual glass brush rest managed to imitate the slight imperfections one might find in natural rock crystal.

    Exhibited

    Oriental Works of Art, Gerard Hawthorn Ltd., London, 5 - 30 June 2000, no. 63.