Coupe des quatre saisons, en cristal de roche, attribuée à l'atelier des Saracchi, Italie (Milan), fin du XVIe siècle - Collection du Grand Dauphin, fils de Louis XIV – Madrid, Musée National du Prado.
Gobelet gravé du XVIIIe / Jadis au Présent
Gobelet à facettes XVIIIe / Jadis au Présent
Saint Loius Gobelet
The most expensive of the Dutch engraved glasses in the Hubbard Collection sale at Bonhams was this 6in (15.5cm) high example of c.1780-90 stipple engraved by David Wolff. It sold at £17,000.
A Dutch engraved armorial light baluster goblet, mid 18th century, engraved with the arms of William V of Orange-Nassau, verso the lion shield of the Dutch Republic, supported on triple knops above an inverted baluster section and a conical foot, 20.5cm high. Willem V (1748-1806) was the last stadtholder of the Dutch Republic until the French Revolutionary Wars when he fled into exile, dying in Brunswick in 1806.
* Annibale Fontana Lidded Goblet, before 1569. Rock crystal, enamelled gold setting. Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna.
An engraved armorial goblet for the Dutch market, probably Saxon or Bohemian, the funnel bowl with faceted lower section and engraved with the arms of the United Dutch Provinces, on a faceted inverted baluster stem and faceted ball knop, 21cm high