07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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French Soft Paste Porcelain Cobalt Blue Book-form Box

$2,489$2,100
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

French Soft Paste Porcelain Cobalt Blue Book-form Box, late 19th century, cobalt ground, the lid painted with a scene of an elegant mother with baby and two girls, signed Lauruc l.r., in heavily gold enameled surround, the back gold enameled with musical instruments and bellflower drops, realistically modeled with title to spine "A Trianon," ht. 8 1/4, wd. 6, dp. 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $250-300

scene to lid with glaze crazing. some wear to the raised gilding. some light surface scratching.

Keywords

A Trianon