1 April 2008
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
With Stefano Bardini, Florence, acquired in 1880 by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
Vienna, before 1944.
Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944.
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