Lot 80 of 412:
MONTBLANC Patron 888: MARQUISE de POMPADOUR Fountain Pen  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$3,500 - $5,500

Title:
Marquise de Pompadour Limited Edition 888 Fountain Pen
Author:
Montblanc Patron of Art Series
Place:
Germany
Publisher:
Date:
2001
Description:

Tribute to Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, known as Madame de Pompadour, a favorite of the court of Louis XV. She was a patron of the Enlightenment philosophes, most notably Voltaire.  Meissen porcelain with hand-painted image of the Marquise, 18K gold fittings. Medium 18K gold nib engraved with French scrollery. Outer box, lacquered wood display box, booklet, service guide. Limited Edition: 463/888. Excellent condition, has been inked.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
 
Item number:
279456
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.

 

Terms and conditions

CONTRACTS

All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.

BUYER'S PREMIUM

A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.

ONLINE BIDDING

The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.