04-24-2004 04-24-2004
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2234 Boston
April 24, 2004 10:00AMCalender

Two Paris Porcelain Ornithological Plates

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2234 Location: Boston Date / Time: April 24, 2004 10:00AM


Two Paris Porcelain Ornithological Plates, by Nast, Paris, early 19th century, enamel decorated to center with bird specimens, comprising a soup plate, identified to underside as "Perroquet de Guinee," and a luncheon plate, identified as "le Cotinga de Maynas," with gilt rims, rim with gilt laurel sprays and musical instruments, dia. 8 3/8 in.
Estimate $200-300