25 mai 2019

A German silver-gilt standing cup, Barthel Birtsch, Strasbourg, circa 1590

Lot 318. A German silver-gilt standing cup, Barthel Birtsch, Strasbourg, circa 1590; 22.5cm., 8 7/8 in. high, 520gr., 16oz. 14dwt. total. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot sold 5,250 GBP. Courtesy Sotheby's. the body chased with putto masks among foliate strapwork on a matted ground, the inverted baluster stem with three scrolling supports, the domed spreading circular foot similarly chased to the body, marked to foot, 21.5cm., 8 1/2 in. high; and a German silver-gilt bunch of grapes... [Lire la suite]

14 décembre 2018

A German parcel-gilt silver standing cup, Hieronymus Peller, Nuremberg, 1670-73

Lot 64. A German parcel-gilt silver standing cup, Hieronymus Peller, Nuremberg, 1670-73; 23cm., 9 1/8 in. high, 442.5gr., 14oz. 5dwt. total. Estimate £3,000 - £5,000. © Sotheby's. the scalloped sex-foil chased with foliate lobate ornament, elongated foliate sheet scrollwork stem, on a foliate chased lobed circular foot, 21.9cm., 8 5/8 in. high; with a German parcel-gilt silver fruit-shaped cup and cover, probably Hanns Winkler of Nuremberg, circa 1610, the body and cover chased with... [Lire la suite]
18 janvier 2017

Standing cup (Beckerschraube), Hans Otto, Germany, Augsburg, 1660

Standing cup (Beckerschraube), Hans Otto, Germany, Augsburg, 1660. Silver and silver-gilt. Height 24,8 cm. Philippe d’Arschot at Brafa Art Fair, Brussels, 21-29 january 2017. Philippe d´Arschot. Fine antique silver from the 16th to the 19th Centuries. Avenue Louise, 192, 1050 Brussels, Belgium