Auction at Christies Amsterdam: Liechtenstein- Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.
Due to their prominence in the Habsburg Empire, the Liechtensteins brought a vibrant cultural exchange to their Princedom, in which the arts soon flourished. This unique environment is reflected in their collection, which combines a rich diversity in taste with a consistent high quality.
Highlights is the A large pair of Dutch 68 cm. (26 in.) library globes and the A German ormolu mounted mother of pearl and ebony inlaid figured walnut bureau cabinet.