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Limoges Porcelain Fish Set

Auction:
2975B
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Limoges Porcelain Fish Set, France, late 19th/early 20th century, white ground with gilded decoration of fish and blossoms; including twelve plates with serpentine rim, dia. 8 7/8; large fish platter, wd. 23 7/8, dp. 8 1/2; and sauceboat with undertray, wd. 8 1/4, dp. 3 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Some rubbing and wear to gilding overall, minor age-typical abrasions on surfaces, one 8 7/8 in plate has a chip on 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

France, Food and drink, Friendly interactive shell, Limoges porcelain, Manufacturing, Matter, Plate, Porcelain, Sauce boat, Tableware

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