07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Victor Barbizet Palissy Barbotine Wall Plaque

$8,295$7,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Victor Barbizet Palissy Barbotine Wall Plaque, Paris, France, second half 19th century, the central pile of fish and an eel surrounded by copious lizards, snakes, shellfish, leaves, and an individual turtle, frog, beetle, and dragonfly, on mottled blue ground, unmarked, dia. 16 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Professional restoration to tail of one fish. Shallow foot rim chips.

Keywords

Paris, France