07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Royal Copenhagen Porcelain "Flora Danica" Fish-decorated Serving Platter and Strainer

$3,555$3,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Royal Copenhagen Porcelain "Flora Danica" Fish-decorated Serving Platter and Strainer, 20th century, an oval serving platter, painted to center with a highly realistic fish specimen above aquatic plants, with gilt crenellated rim, lg. 18 1/4, wd. 14; and an oval fish strainer, raised to center and applied with a sculpted fish-form handle, painted with flower specimens, with wave-molded and pierced ground, lg. 14 3/8, wd. 9 5/8 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

platter: marked 19/3520, hlx, afx. Specimen: Scomber scomber.
strainer: marked 20/3522, typ. specimen: Linaria Cymbalaria Mill.
both in good condition.

Keywords

Linaria Cymbalaria Mill