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Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaque

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaque, England, 19th century, rectangular shape with applied white relief depiction of The Birth and Dipping of Achilles, impressed mark, 6 1/8 x 18 5/8 in.; mounted in a modern frame.
Estimate $500-700

Relief heavily crazed; slight 1/8" flake along bottom edge; far left column with a blue sliver missing along the far side edge.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Achilles, Ancient Greek religion, Darwin–Wedgwood family, England, Greek mythology, Jasper, Jasperware, Neoclassicism, Staffordshire pottery, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood

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