01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Assembled Five-piece Dutch Delft Blue and White Vase Garniture

$889$750
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Assembled Five-piece Dutch Delft Blue and White Vase Garniture, Holland, 18th century, including a pair of hexagonal vases decorated with riders on horseback, ht. 9 1/2; pair of vases and covers decorated with a figure in a cottage landscape, ht. 13 1/4; and a single vase and cover decorated with figures in a coastal landscape, ht. 14 in.
Estimate $500-700

Hexagonal vases: each with old and discolored restorations, one to the footrim and heavily along one side of the tolp rim and to a hairline; the other with rim and footrim chips repaired.
Pair of covered vases: one bird finial missing, one bird finial with damage and old repair to branch below bird. One vase with typical rim chips and flakes. One vase also with typical rim chips and flakes and additionally with two 1/2" footrim chips and a 1 1/2" repair to chip on the backside foot.
Single vase and cover: 7/8" chip to cover rim and typical rim chips and flakes; vase with old and poor repairs to two large chips at top rim; two hairlines to neck.

Keywords

The Netherlands