1 April 2008
AN ITALIAN POLYCHROME AND PARCEL-GILT 'PASTIGLIA' CASKET
VENETIAN, 16TH CENTURY STYLE
Decorated overall with arabesques, foliate scrollwork and grotesque friezes, with oval paper label inscribed 456, locked
13.5 cm. high x 33 cm. wide x 21.5 cm. deep
Acquired by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein in Florence in 1881.
Österreichisches Museum, Vienna, 1886.
Vienna, before 1944.
Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944.
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