07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Meissen Porcelain Figure of an Elegant Lady with a Letter

$948$800
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Figure of an Elegant Lady with a Letter, late 19th century, the standing figure reading a letter, holding a feather muff in other hand, wearing lace bonnet and hooded cloak, on ovoid naturalistic base, with crinoline and gilt accenting throughout, ht. 8 in.
Estimate $300-400

small scattered losses to the crinoline accenting throughout. underglaze blue crossed swords mark with pommels.