07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender

Three Continental Porcelain Figures

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


Three Continental Porcelain Figures, a pair of mid 19th century French Jacob Petit figural perfume bottles, formed as a standing man and woman in regional dress, ht. 7 1/8 and 7 1/2 respectively, and a 20th century Capo-di-Monte-type equestrian group, modeled as an 18th century gentleman on a white horse, with a Moorish groom, on ovoid base mounted with flowers, ht. 8 in.
Estimate $200-250

the Jacob Petit bottles lacking stoppers and wear to enameling at eyes.
horse figure: wear to black paint on the wire reins. loss to end of riding crop, and small chips to leaftip at base.


Jacob Petit