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

$851$700
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Paris Porcelain Tea Service, France, 19th century, all with black ground with flowers and central gilt-framed cartouches with painted figures on white ground; comprising of two large teapots, a small teapot, a tray, a covered sugar, a creamer, a footed center bowl and ten cups and saucers, ht. of largest teapot 9 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Center bowl with repaired crack to foot and rim, tray with repair to one handle and corner, small teapot with drilled hole to lid, sugar with repaired handle and small chip to other handle, creamer with repair to handle, one cup shattered, repaired and missing handle, all other cups and saucers in good condition. All with slight rubbing to gilt and painted surface. Teapot cover restored at finial and needing redoing.

Keywords

Paris Porcelain Tea Service, France