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Kornilov Porcelain Four-piece Tea Set

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
528
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Kornilov Porcelain Four-piece Tea Set, St. Petersburg, mid-19th/early 20th century, each with white ground and light blue grapevine foliage with cherub scenes, gilded accents at rims and handles with red trellis overlay; teapot with gilded handle and spout, ht. 6 7/8; creamer, ht. 3 1/2; cup and saucer, ht. 2 3/4; two-handled sugar with cover, ht. 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Minor wear to gilding on all pieces, chip on underside of base of saucer. Teapot with minor firing flaw to upper part of handle.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

St. Petersburg, Saucer, Tea service, Tea set, Teapot, Teaware

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