02-14-2020 02-14-2020
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3345B Boston
February 14, 2020 10:00AMCalender
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Austrian Silver Cigarette Case

$625$500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3345B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 14, 2020 10:00AM

Description:

Austrian Silver Cigarette Case, Prague, c. 1837, 13th loth standard, maker's mark "IS," the top with a painted panel after an original oil painting titled "The Expulsion of Hagar" by Govaert Flinck (1615-1660), lg. 5 in., approx. 7.7 troy oz.
Estimate $400-800

Paint loss to panel, particularly to boy's cloak and sleeve, otherwise in good overall condition. Leather case with age-typical losses and abrasions.


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Keywords

Govaert Flinck, Prague