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J.G. & J.F. Low Art Tile Works Portrait Tiles

Auction:
2969B
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2969B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 15, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

J.G. & J.F. Low Art Tile Works Portrait Tiles
Glazed ceramic
Chelsea, Massachusetts, 1885
Comprised of Cordelia, "What shall Cordelia Do Love and Be Silent"; Lear, "Blow Winds And Crack Your Cheeks Race Blow"; Hamlet, "To Be Or Not To Be"; Portia, "The Quality Of Mercy is Not Straind"; in green and pale blue glaze colors, all with pottery mark and date, some crazing, ht. 8, wd. 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $250-350


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

Be Silent, Ceramic art, Ceramic engineering, Ceramic glazes, Crazing, Engineering, Matter, Pottery, Roofs, Tile, Visual arts, Chelsea

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