View full screen - View 1 of Lot 53. A rare Dutch silver miniature 70-pieces table service for twelve people, Johannes Adrianus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1779 | Service de table miniature en argent de 70 pièces pour douze personnes, par Johannes Adrianus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1779.
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A rare Dutch silver miniature 70-pieces table service for twelve people, Johannes Adrianus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1779 | Service de table miniature en argent de 70 pièces pour douze personnes, par Johannes Adrianus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1779

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A rare Dutch silver miniature 70-pieces table service for twelve people, Johannes Adrianus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1779 | Service de table miniature en argent de 70 pièces pour douze personnes, par Johannes Adrianus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1779

A rare Dutch silver miniature 70-pieces table service for twelve people, Johannes Adrianus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1779 | Service de table miniature en argent de 70 pièces pour douze personnes, par Johannes Adrianus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1779

Estimate:

40,000

to
- 60,000 EUR

Lot sold:

226,800

EUR

A Dutch silver miniature 70-pieces table service for twelve people, Johannes Adrianus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1779


comprising 12 plates, 12 wine-goblets, 12 knives, 12 forks, 12 spoons, two oval serving dishes, two circular openworked salt cellars on four fluted, tapering, ribbon-tied legs, a pair of three-light candelabra and a cruet-frame comprising a stand with two jugs, the plates circular with wavy border, the circular butter dish with two shaped handles and detachable cover with bird finial, the oval tureen with two shaped handles and detachable domed cover with bird finial on conforming stand

with accessory: 6.5 cm, diam. 8.3 cm ; 2 9/16 in., diam. 3¼ in.


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Service de table miniature en argent de 70 pièces pour douze personnes, par Johannes Adrianus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1779


comprenant 12 assiettes, 12 gobelets à vin, 12 couteaux, 12 fourchettes, 12 cuillères, deux plats de service ovales, deux salières rondes ajourées reposant sur quatre pieds cannelés, effilés et noués par des rubans, une paire de candélabres à trois lumières et un plateau à burettes avec ses deux cruches, les assiettes rondes à bords chantournés, le beurrier rond couvert à deux anses, la prise en forme d'oiseau, une soupière ovale couverte avec deux anses, la prise en forme d'oiseau

avec accessoires 6,5 cm, diam. 8,3 cm. ; 2 9/16 in., diam. 3¼ in.


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In overall good condition.

Legible marks on candelabra bases, under plates, dishes and soup tureen. Partly marked on beakers, some with small restorations. Partly marked on flatware.

The warming stands marked on the base. The circular tureen marked on the base.


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With S.E. Mossel, Antiquair, Amsterdam, by whom sold, 14th January 1922;

Collection W.J.R. Dreesmann, Amsterdam;

His sale, Frederik Muller & Cie, Amsterdam, Collection de feu de M.- W.J.R. Dreesmann, 22-25 mars 1960, lot 299;

Professor Dr Drs Anton C.R. Dreesmann, Laren, inv. no. G37;

Collection Mrs Marianne L. Dreesmann-van der Spek, Laren, inv. no G007;

Thence by inheritance to the present owners.

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S.E. Mossel, Antiquaire, Amsterdam, par qui vendu, 14 janvier 1922;

Collection W.J.R. Dreesmann, Amsterdam;

Sa vente, Frederik Muller & Cie, Amsterdam, Collection de feu de M.- W.J.R. Dreesmann, 22-25 mars 1960, lot 299;

Professeur Drs Anton C.R. Dreesmann, Laren, inv. n° G37;

Collection Mme Marianne L. Dreesmann-van der Spek, Laren, inv. n° G007;

Par descendance jusqu'aux propriétaires actuels.

(Anon. author), Verzameling Amsterdam, W.J.R. Dreesmann, 1949, 3 vols, 1942-1951, vol. II, ref. n° 24, p. 617, ill. p. 615;

Karel A. Citroen, Jan Verbeek and F. van Erpers Royaards, Meesterwerken in Zilver, Amsterdams Zilver 1520-1820, Uitgeverij De Tijdstroom BV, Lochem, 1984, cat. n° 186, p. 155 (reproduced);

John Endlich, Jet Pijzel-Dommisse and Dirk-Jan Biemond, Nederlandse zilveren miniaturen uit de 17de en 18de eeuw, WBooks BV, Zwolle, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, 2011, p. 70; 72; , ill. p. 72, pl. 17, pl. 18; p. 131 (mark n° 43);

Jet Pijzel-Dommisse and Madelief Hohé, XXSmall, Poppenhuizen en meer in miniatuur, WBooks BV, Zwolle, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, 2011, (Comp. lit.), ill. p. 42-43 (a comparable table, with silver minitures by Hendrik Duller and the Master with the anvil, collection Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam).

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Auteur anonyme, Verzameling Amsterdam, W.J.R. Dreesmann, 1949, 3 vols, 1942-1951, vol. II, ref. n° 24, p. 617, ill. p. 615;

Karel A. Citroen, Jan Verbeek, F. van Erpers Royaards, Meesterwerken in Zilver, Amsterdams Zilver 1520-1820, Uitgeverij De Tijdstroom BV, Lochem, 1984, cat. n° 186, p. 155 (reproduit);

John Endlich, Jet Pijzel-Dommisse and Dirk-Jan Biemond, Nederlandse zilveren miniaturen uit de 17de en 18de eeuw, WBooks BV, Zwolle, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, 2011, p. 70; 72; , ill. p. 72, pl. 17, pl. 18; p. 131 (mark n° 43);

Jet Pijzel-Dommisse and Madelief Hohé, XXSmall, Poppenhuizen en meer in miniatuur, WBooks BV, Zwolle, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, 2011, (Comp. lit.), ill. p. 42-43 (un service de table mininature comparable par Hendrik Duller et l'orfèvre à l'enclume, Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam).

Amsterdam, Museum Willet-Holthuysen, Meesterwerken in Zilver 1520 - 1820, 01/10/1984 - 13/01/1985, n° 186;

The Hague, Gemeentemuseum, XXSmall, Poppenhuizen en meer in miniatuur, 12/11/2011 - 25/03/2012.

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Amsterdam, Musée Willet-Holthuysen, Meesterwerken in Zilver 1520 - 1820, 01/10/1984 - 13/01/1985, n° 186;

La Haye, Gemeentemuseum, XXSmall, Poppenhuizen en meer in miniatuur, 12/11/2011 - 25/03/2012.