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Three Pottery Bocage Figural Groups

Auction:
2509
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$1,007$850

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2010 3:00PM

Description:

Three Pottery Bocage Figural Groups, England, early 19th century, overglaze enamel decorated figures, a group depicting a boy with a bagpipe and a girl seated with a squirrel set on a stepped landscaped base with wreath-form floral bocage, one group modeled as musicians, seated and playing instruments, accompanied by a dog and sheep on a landscaped base; one group depicting a man selling shoes to a woman, set on a landscaped base, (imperfections), ht. 9, 8 3/8, 8 in., respectively.


Estimate $400-600

boy and girl- restored chips to bocage, bagpipe horns and hands of figures, glaze flakes, chips to foot rim and tip of bagpipe, paint losses;

musicians- restoration to all figures, repaint, repairs, chips, and paint losses to bocage.

shoe-salesman- tip of man's nose chipped, figures restored, repairs, chips, and paint losses to bocage.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Bagpipes, Bocage

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