Multiple hourglass coming from the estate of Franz Liszt and Richard Wagner

Multiple hourglass on monumental wood stand renowned for coming from the estate of Franz Liszt and also belonged to Franz Beidler, conductor and husband of Isolde Ludowitz von Bülow, a daughter of Cosima Liszt, herself the daughter of Franz Liszt and second wife of the composer Richard Wagner.

Literature: ill. in “Hourglasses of the Past” Delalande - n°38 pp 270/273.

Dimension:

- the stand : 88.6 cm high, 47.2 cm long, 23.5 cm deep.

- the hourglass : 37.5 cm high, 30 cm long, 7.2 cm deep.

Nuremberg c. 1690.

 

Museum piece.

 

Multiple hourglass coming from the estate of Franz Liszt and Richard Wagner.

Multiple hourglass coming from the estate of Franz Liszt and Richard Wagner.

Multiple hourglass coming from the estate of Franz Liszt and Richard Wagner.

Multiple hourglass coming from the estate of Franz Liszt and Richard Wagner.

Multiple hourglass coming from the estate of Franz Liszt and Richard Wagner.

Multiple hourglass coming from the estate of Franz Liszt and Richard Wagner.