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    Sale 2767

    Catalogue I. Dutch and Foreign Silver, Objects of Vertu and Judaica. Catalogue II The Wttewaall Silver Collection

    10 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 443

    Three various dutch silver miniature brushes

    MARK OF ARNOLDUS VAN GEFFEN, AMSTERDAM, 1753, THE SMALL BRUSH WITH INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK, THE NETHERLANDS, LAST QUARTER 17TH CENTURY, THE TOILET BRUSH MARK OF WILLEM VAN STRANT, AMSTERDAM, 1727-1734

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Three various dutch silver miniature brushes
    Mark of Arnoldus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1753, the small brush with indistinct maker's mark, the Netherlands, last quarter 17th century, the toilet brush mark of Willem van Strant, Amsterdam, 1727-1734
    The first halfmoon shaped brush with twisted and ring handle, the smaller circular brush with baluster and ring handle, the oval plain domed brush with ring handle, marked on bodies
    7.2 cm. and smaller
    gross 40 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. V664, V689, V724).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, p. 336, ill. 1032 (right) and pp. 339, 342, ill. 1046 (left and right).