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

Royal Copenhagen Porcelain "Flora Danica" Soup Tureen

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


Royal Copenhagen Porcelain "Flora Danica" Soup Tureen, 20th century, oval, with domed lid and crabstock handles accented with flowerheads, painted with highly realistic botanical specimens, gilt rims, lg. to handles 12 1/4, ht. 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

marked 20/3558, afx gbx.
lid specimen: Helianthemum oclandicum L.
body specimens: Geranium pyrenaicum L., and Viola tricolor L.L. arenaria Sond.