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Limoges Porcelain Inkwell

Auction:
2975B
Lot:
719
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Limoges Porcelain Inkwell, France, 19th century, polychrome decoration with gilding, depicting a putti with cylindrical basket on his back, sitting before an urn-shaped lidded vessel decorated with leaftips, a shell-form dish and vacant circular well atop the round base painted with dots and an encircling laurel, ht. 3 1/4, wd. 3 1/4, dp. 3 1/8 in.
The Estate of Walter F. Goodman.
Estimate $200-400


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

Walter F. Goodman, Color, Gilding, Inkwell, Limoges porcelain, Manufacturing, Polychrome, Porcelain, Porcelain of France, Pottery, Visual arts, France

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