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Pearl-glazed Earthenware Bocage Musician Group

Auction:
3031B
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3031B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Pearl-glazed Earthenware Bocage Musician Group, England, c. 1815, overglaze enamel painted decoration, modeled with a large foliage above an arbor between two groups with musicians and swans, ht. 10 1/4 in.

Literature: Similar illustrated in English Earthenware Figures 1740-1840, by P. Halfpenny, p. 224.; Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840, volume I, by M. Schkolne, figure 26.233.
Estimate $800-1,200

Restorations to scattered bocoage, florets, each horn, each swan neck, neck of girl in red dress.


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