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Large Colorless Blown Glass Compote Filled with Carved and Painted Stone Fruit

Auction:
2482
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$3,437$2,900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Large Colorless Blown Glass Compote Filled with Carved and Painted Stone Fruit, 19th century, many pieces of stone fruit with unusual forms and detailed carving and painting including three half apples, one half fig, one half of a blood orange, one half peach, two half peaches with pits, one half pear, two half limes, two half lemons, a watermelon slice, two apples, a large lemon, and two oranges, a fig, a walnut, small bunch of grapes, six strawberries, and two bunches of cherries, the compote base with polished pontil, ht. 10, dia. 12 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Compote, Lemon

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