07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Large Cloisonne Jardiniere

$6,518$5,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Large Cloisonne Jardiniere, Continental, likely France, 19th century, the bulbous body with black ground with polychrome enamel decoration of birds and butterflies among flowering foliage, reticulated gilt-metal base with six legs formed by elephant masks, ht. 16 1/2, dia. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

In very good condition with but light overall surface wear. Slightly out of round.

Keywords

France, gilt-metal base