01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Palissy-style Ceramic Jug-form Lamp Base

$1,007$850
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Palissy-style Ceramic Jug-form Lamp Base, with encrusted green ground mounted with frogs, lizards, and insects, with lizard-form handle and lid mounted with frog, ht. 13 in.
Estimate $300-400

Scattered chips and loss to encrustation. Reptiles with scattered chips and glaze loss. Lid with massive repairs, reconstruction, and inpainting. Chip to rim.