Only Online Auction

Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 402

Montblanc, “Patron of Art Edition”, Ref. 28756, made in 2005

“Pope Julius II”, limited edition, No. 1 234 / 4 810

CHF 1,300 - 1,750

EUR 1,200 - 1,600 / USD 1,450 - 1,950 / HKD 11,200 - 14,900

Sold: CHF 1,625

Fountain-pen with medium 18K yellow gold nib engraved with the Papal seal (dated 2005)

Original fitted box and outer box, “Pope Julius II” booklet and guarantee (dated April 26, 2005)

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Brand Montblanc


Montblanc, “Pope Julius II”

Montblanc created this pen in 2005 in honour of Pope Julius II (1443-1513), who commissioned the frescoes of the Sistine Chapel, and is remembered for his ambitious building projects and commitment to the arts, in a limited and numbered edition of 4 810 examples. The fifteenth of Montblanc’s “Patron of Art Edition”.

The pen features a gold-chased design overlaid on a cream coloured base. Its distinctive cap design follows the form of the Papal triple crown.


The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.