10-01-201010-02-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2519BBoston
October 1, 2010 06:00 PMCalender
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Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Tablet Depicting Venus and Cupid

$3,851$3,250
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2519BLocation: BostonDate / Time: October 01, 2010 6:00PM

Description:

Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Tablet Depicting Venus and Cupid, England, 18th century, also referred to as Day, rectangular shape with high relief figures, attributed to John Bacon Senior, impressed mark, 13 1/2 x 17 1/2 in.

Literature: Illustrated in Wedgwood I by R. Reilly, plate 695.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Cupid's wing restored otherwise in very good condition throughout. Not examined out of frame.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Bentley Black Basalt Tablet, John Bacon