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Galle-type Faience Center Bowl

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
531
Sold for:
$246$200

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

Description:

Galle-type Faience Center Bowl, France, 19th century, modeled as a lobed oval bowl with applied flowers supported by two mythical half lion/half dragon figures atop a stepped oval base, ht. 15 3/8, lg. 15 1/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Restored rim chips to bowl, and to scattered chips at ears, tails, paws and base.


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

France, Faience, Galle, Pottery

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