• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5917

    Christie's Interiors

    10 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 731

    TWO SIMILAR DISPLAY CASES OF SCALLOP SHELLS

    20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO SIMILAR DISPLAY CASES OF SCALLOP SHELLS
    20TH CENTURY
    Fitted with shells from the family Pectinidae in various colours
    39 in. (99 in.) high; 49 in. (125 cm.) wide; 7 in. (17.7 cm.) deep overall (2)


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    Provenance

    Hans George Monheim Collection. One of the chocolate family dynasty from Aachen, Germany. Sold Kunsthaus Lempertz, Cologne, 5th February 2000