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China Gentleman with Beard

Auction:
2476
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2476
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 10, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

China Gentleman with Beard, Germany, c. 1850, flesh-toned glazed porcelain shoulder head, painted and molded features with blue eyes, painted and molded black hair and full beard with fine brush stroked edges, cloth body with glazed porcelain hands, wearing a gray wool three-piece suit and black overcoat with cape, brown leather high boots, ht. 13.5 in., (very good, craquelure to glaze).
Estimate $4,000-5,000

very good, craquelure to glaze

Keywords

Germany, glazed porcelain shoulder head, Ceramic glaze, Chinese ceramics, Porcelain, Pottery

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