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

$593$500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Two Victorian Lacquered Trays, England, mid-19th century, both with black ground and shaped edges, one depicting a church ruin inlaid with mother-of-pearl and centering polychrome and gilt arabesque border, inscribed "F. L. H_______ Church Street Liverpool" on the reverse, lg. 31; the other with allover gilt and polychrome decoration of flowers and foliage, impressed "Jennens & Bettridge's London" on the reverse, lg. 25 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Both with craquelure, surface wear and rubbing. Mother-of-pearl tray with several large chips to rim.

Keywords

United Kingdom, London