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Meissen Porcelain Figural Group

Auction:
2975B
Lot:
634
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Figural Group, Germany, 19th/20th century, polychrome decoration, on gilded scrolling base, four cherubs depicted with sheaves of wheat, with crossed swords mark, ht. 5 3/4, wd. 8, dp. 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

Chips/losses and restorations to wheat and foliage, as well as foliage bundles held in hands of putti. Rubbing/wear to 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

Germany, Glass, Meissen, Meissen porcelain, Polychrome, Porcelain, Pottery, Visual arts, Volkseigene Betriebe

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