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Teplitz-style Art Nouveau Porcelain Vase

Auction:
2631B
Lot:
495
Sold for:
$1,920$1,600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2631B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Teplitz-style Art Nouveau Porcelain Vase, Bohemia, late 19th/early 20th century, now mounted as a lamp base, polychrome enameled and gilded with the portrait of a woman wearing paste-inset crown and headdress against a modeled ground, above a register of flowerheads with "jeweled" centers, mounted to a reticulated bronze base, vase ht. 15 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Loss to "jeweled" center of one flowerhead and crude repairs to another. No other visible damage or repairs. Cannot view base or marks due to mounting.

Keywords

Chinese culture, Porcelain, Pottery

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