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Lot 3183
Austrian metal mounted rock crystal tazza, 18th/19th c., Vienna, lobed bowl on baluster stem with hexagonal foot, in three sections joined by silver gilt mounts, no signature observed, 6"h x 5.5"l x 4.25"w

Provenance: From the Collection of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw

Notes/Literature: Art dealer, connoisseur, and philanthropist Eugene Victor Thaw (1927-2018) was widely considered to be among the world's greatest collectors of European master drawings, French Post-Impressionism, Cubism, and an early advocate of the American Abstract Expressionists. One of the most respected art dealers of his day, he is credited with placing hundreds of major works into museums around the world, and was the founding member and past president of the Art Dealers Association of America.


Good, stem and foot detached and require grouting, slight tarnish to bronze, crystal appears to be free of chips and cracks

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