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Minton Majolica Footed Jardiniere

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

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

Description:

Minton Majolica Footed Jardiniere, England, c. 1868, polychrome decorated, the bowl with swags of fruit terminating at lion masks, supported atop a base molded with three partially draped male figures between cornucopia of fruit, impressed mark, ht. 21 in.

Literature: Illustrated in MAJOLICA, by Karmison and Stacke, p. 58.
Estimate $500-700

Professionally restored, especially to the bowl.


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, Cornucopia, Majolica, Pottery, Victorian majolica, Visual arts

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