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China Boy with Turned Head

Auction:
2476
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$889$750

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

Description:

China Boy with Turned Head, Germany, c. 1850, attributed to Kestner, glazed porcelain shoulder head, painted and molded features with blue eyes, short black hair with brush stroked bangs, cloth body with glazed porcelain arms, wearing lightweight wool two-piece boy's suit with red trim, and dark brown leather shoes, ht. 11 in., (very good, rub to nose, glaze chip on cheek).
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Very good, rub to nose, glaze chip on cheek.

Keywords

Turned Head, Germany, Ceramic glaze, Chinese ceramics, Porcelain, Pottery

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