Auctions → Ancient art, modern art and jewelry and clocks September 2015 → September 2015 → An extraordinary bird voliere with aquarium
England, beginning of 19th cent. Round bird voliere made of 4 slim mahogany balusters and undulated wire netting, 2 glassy water dispenser (1 with crack), 2 green painted feeding drawers and perch. On a wooden balustrade a large baluster-shaped glassbowl with detailed polychrome painting with continous riverscape, sailing ships, hunting scenes and views of different castles. Traces of use, slightly damaged. H. 58 cm, diam. 32 cm.