07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Pair of Paris Porcelain Mantel Vases

$1,185$1,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Paris Porcelain Mantel Vases, late 19th century, bottle-shaped, with celeste bleu ground, one decorated to front with scene of putti fishing a quiver out of a stream, with trophies to reverse, the other with a embracing putti to front, and doves to reverse, with gilt scroll handles and gilt trim, ht. 10 in.
Estimate $500-700

No cracks, chips or restorations. Light gilt rubbing to the top rims and at the tips and edges of the foliate handles. Artist signed L. Wolff.