07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

Two Gouda Pottery High Glaze Vases

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


Two Gouda Pottery High Glaze Vases, Holland, early 20th century, a Distel example with design attributed to Bert Nienuis, with tapered neck, incised banding, and stylized brown and blue decoration to body, with factory stamp, painted monogram, and numbered "792," ht. 8 1/2; and a squat Velsen example with celadon ground and polychrome linear geometric design to shoulder, painted "G.H. VELSEN KTP HOLLAND 1417" and with incised "K," ht. 5 in.
Estimate $500-700

Distel with crazing and scattered glaze flakes. Velsen with small chip to foot and 1/8 in. hairline crack extending downward from rim.


The Netherlands, Bert Nienuis