Lot 11
  • 11

Southern German, first half 18th century

Estimate
60,000 - 90,000 GBP
Sold
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Description

  • Tower surmounted by a Globe pierced with Conical Spikes
  • turned ivory
  • Southern German, first half 18th century

Provenance

Palais Galliera, Paris, 6-7 December 1974, Le Cabinet d'un Amateur de Qualité, lot 32

Exhibited

Brussels, Musée de la Maison d'Erasme, Anatomie des Vanités, 2008

Literature

A. Vanautgaerden (ed.), Anatomie des Vanités, exh. cat., Musée Maison d'Erasme, Brussels, 2008, pp. 84, 87, 88

Catalogue Note

Compare the present lot to a pair of turned towers sold at Sotheby's Monte Carlo, 27 May 1980, lot 1190. 
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