01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Pair of Bronze-mounted Sevres-style Cobalt Blue Porcelain Covered Urns

$1,715$1,400
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Bronze-mounted Sevres-style Cobalt Blue Porcelain Covered Urns, France, 19th century, each with domed lid and central hand-painted reserves of courting couples signed "P. Philippot," the reverse with flower sprays, on socle and square base with canted corners, lids marked and dated for Sevres 1779, ht. 11 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Scattered surface wear, loss, and scratches to enamel and gilt.

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France