Painted Globular Wine Bottle
Dutch, ca. 1730-1750.
Painted surface, mid-19th c.
Blown glass, applied multi-colored paint.
This deep olive amber bottle is paint decorated depicting two musicians seated next to a wine bottle and a stemmed glass counting proceeds from their performance. On the reverse is a crest with the wording,
"Fr. Brandewiin. In the mid-19th century there was a revival period paying homage to life in the 17th and 18th c. or The Golden Age. This painted globular bottle is a perfect example of an artist commemorating life of this period.
Condition: Untouched condition with virtually no paint loss.