07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Pair of Sevres-style Hand-painted Porcelain Portrait Chargers

$8,888$7,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Sevres-style Hand-painted Porcelain Portrait Chargers, France, 19th century, depicting Napoleon and Josephine in their coronation regalia, with blue and gilded border, set in velvet mats and giltwood frames, sight dia. 15 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Very slight rubbing to gilding above Josephine's head. Napoleon with slight area of rubbing to blue border above his head. Not examined outside the frame.

Keywords

France, Josephine, Napoleon