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A Dutch silver windmill cup, unknown maker's mark, Zierikzee, 1724-1732 | Coupe en forme de moulin à vent en argent, Zierikzee, 1724-1732

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- 9,000 EUR

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A Dutch silver windmill cup, unknown maker's mark, Zierikzee, 1724-1732 | Coupe en forme de moulin à vent en argent, Zierikzee, 1724-1732

A Dutch silver windmill cup, unknown maker's mark, Zierikzee, 1724-1732 | Coupe en forme de moulin à vent en argent, Zierikzee, 1724-1732

Estimate:

6,000

to
- 9,000 EUR

Lot sold:

32,760

EUR

A Dutch silver windmill cup, unknown maker's mark, Zierikzee, 1724-1732


the bell-shaped cup engraved with three scrolling foliate cartouches, two enclosing sailboats, the third with Venus holding a ribbon, all above a Dutch rhyme, the detachable upper section in two parts, the first of drum-shape engraved with slanted reeding, the second in the form of a windmill with a similar engraving, clock dial and revolving sails, fitted with a pipe and a ladder mounted with two millers carrying sacks on their heads, a third emerging through a doorway, the rim of the cup and the pipe both engraved 'FROM THE SALE OF H.R.H., THE DUKE OF SUSSEX'S EFFECTS, 1843', the rhyme reads:'Wanneer 't Fortuin U Dient Sal U geen Vriend Onbreeken, Maaralst Fortuin Ukeerdt Dan Is U Vriend Geweeken' (When fortune serves you well not a friend will be lacking, but when your fortune turns, your friend will disappear)

25.7 cm. high; 10⅛ in.

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Coupe en forme de moulin à vent en argent, Zierikzee, 1724-1732


la coupe en forme de cloche gravée de trois cartouches feuillagés, deux entourant des voiliers, le troisième avec Vénus tenant un ruban, le tout au-dessus d'une inscription hollandaise, la partie supérieure amovible détachable en deux pièces, la première en forme de tambour gravée d'un filet oblique, la seconde en forme de moulin à vent avec une gravure similaire, un cadran d'horloge et des ailes tournantes, équipée d'une pipe et d'une échelle montée avec deux meuniers portant des sacs sur la tête, un troisième émergeant à travers une porte, le bord de la tasse et la pipe étant tous deux gravés "FROM THE SALE OF H. R.H., THE DUKE OF SUSSEX'S EFFECTS, 1843', l'inscription se lit : 'Wanneer 't Fortuin U Dient Sal U geen Vriend Onbreeken, Maaralst Fortuin Ukeerdt Dan Is U Vriend Geweeken' (Lorsque la fortune vous sert bien, aucun ami ne vous manquera, mais lorsque votre fortune tournera, votre ami disparaîtra)

Haut. 25,7 cm ; 10⅛ in.

In overall good condition.

Legible marks un bell upper rim.

Engraved on the bell and on the ramp.


Please note: Condition XVI of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) is not applicable to this lot. (Veuillez noter que l'Article XVI des Conditions Générales de Vente applicables aux Vendeurs (Ventes Effectuées Exclusivement en Ligne) n'est pas applicable pour ce lot.)


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Collection H.R.H. the Duke of Sussex;

His sale, Christie's London, 22th June 1843, lot 74;

Collection of either Colonel Charles Kemeys-Tynte of Halswell (1778-1860) and/or Colonel Charles John Kemeys-Tynte (1800-1882);

Collection Charles John Halswell Kemeys-Tynte, 9th Baron Wharton;

Sale, Christie's London, Important Continental Silver, 30th November 1966, lot 107, to

Collection Ford family, Detroit;

Sale, Sotheby's New York, Fine English and Continental Silver, 21th June 1984, lot 102;

Professor Dr Drs Anton C.R. Dreesmann, Laren, inv. no G81;

Collection Mrs Marianne L. Dreesmann-van der Spek, Laren, inv. no G023;

Thence by inheritance to the present owners.

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Collection H.R.H. the Duke of Sussex;

Sa vente, Christie's Londres, 22 juin 1843, lot 74;

Collection du Colonel Charles Kemeys-Tynte of Halswell (1778-1860) et/ou du Colonel Charles John Kemeys-Tynte (1800-1882);

Collection Charles John Halswell Kemeys-Tynte, 9e Baron Wharton;

Vente, Christie's Londres, Important Continental Silver, 30 novembre 1966, lot 107, à Collection famille Ford, Detroit;

Vente, Sotheby's New York, Fine English and Continental Silver, 21 juin 1984, lot 102;

Professeur Dr Drs Anton C.R. Dreesmann, Laren, inv. n° G81;

Collection Mrs Marianne L. Dreesmann-van der Spek, Laren, inv. n° G023; 

Par descendance jusqu'aux propriétaires actuels.

Anon. author, Jaarboek Amstelodamum: Liber Amicorum I.H. van Eeghen, 1978;

Karel A. Citroen, De Huwelijksbeker van Trijntje Coppit, p. 201, 206, 210-211;

Christie's International Magazine, Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd, London, 3 January 2002, London, ill. p. 53.

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Auteur anonyme, Jaarboek Amstelodamum: Liber Amicorum I.H. van Eeghen, 1978 ;

Karel A. Citroen, De Huwelijksbeker van Trijntje Coppit, p. 201, 206, 210-211 ;

Christie's International Magazine, Christie, Manson & Woods Ltd, London, 3 janvier 2002, Londres, ill. p. 53.