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Royal Copenhagen Porcelain "Flora Danica" Oval Bowl

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
794
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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

Description:

Royal Copenhagen Porcelain "Flora Danica" Oval Bowl, Denmark, c. 1985-91, polychrome decoration with gilt highlights, crabstock handles with applied rose and floral sprigs, the body with hand-painted botanical specimens, base inscribed with Latin name and factory mark with "20 3560," ht. 6 1/4, wd. 14 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Underside inscribed with "Potentilla reptans L." and "Vinca Minor L."

Foam insert adhered to interior of bowl. See photos. Some small chips to flowers and wear to surfaces/gilding.


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

Denmark, Danish sculpture, Flora Danica, Glass, Polychrome, Porcelain, Royal Copenhagen, Tableware, Visual arts

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