23 avril 2016

Gottfried Schmidt (active 2nd half 17th century), a grand beaker with chased allegory of the four seasons, Leipzig, around 1680

Lot 405. Gottfried Schmidt (active 2nd half 17th century), a grand beaker with chased allegory of the four seasons, Leipzig, around 1680. Estimate 10 000 €. Photo Auktionhaus Stahl Silver, chased and engraved, interiour overall and outside partly with gilding, stamped with Leipzig assay mark, MM.: 'GS' and date letter F. Conical beaker on 3 spherical feet, body with fine chased and engraved szenes of the four seasons. (Comp. Rosenberg, Nr. 2995 und 3053). H. 22,5 cm, weight c. 800 g. Leipzig silver... [Lire la suite]