07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00AMCalender
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Meissen Hand-painted Porcelain Plaque of La Belle Chocolatiere

$5,925$5,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Meissen Hand-painted Porcelain Plaque of La Belle Chocolatiere, mid-19th century, after the pastel by Jean-√Čtienne Liotard (Swiss, 1702-1789), unsigned, with blue crossed swords mark and incised Augustus Rex mark, numbered "195" and "53," framed, 11 x 7 3/8 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Approx. 1 in. scratch to field to the left of the figure's shoulder. Three small scratches to bottom of skirt and floor boards, lower left.

Keywords

Belle Chocolatiere, Augustus Rex