A circular seal box or ‘skippet’ engraved with the coat-of-arms of the Seven United Provinces
Of circular section, the flat and smooth independent cover beautifully engraved with the coat-of-arms of the Seven United…
These candlesticks are a perfect example of Neoclassicism in the Netherlands. Neoclassicism is a revival in the 1700’s and 1800’s in architecture and art, especially in the decorative arts, characterized by order, symmetry, and simplicity of style. The style is derived from classical antiquity.
Dirk Evert Grave, Amsterdam, 1779
height: 28 cm.