07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 09:00 AMCalender

Chinese Famille Verte Porcelain Puzzle Teapot

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM


Chinese Famille Verte Porcelain Puzzle Teapot, with central cartouche of enameled flowers and butterfly, surrounded by reticulated body enamel decorated with stylized foliage and flowers, handle and spout modeled as a serpentine creature, lid adorned with a bat, ht. 6 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Rim of lid and tip of spout with repaired chips, scattered loss and repaint to enamel.