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Meissen Porcelain Hand-painted Cabinet Plate

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
598
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Hand-painted Cabinet Plate, Saxony, late 19th/early 20th century, with central circular unsigned grisaille scene of three classically draped maidens, set within a Neoclassical-style tooled gilt reserve to a deep blue ground, the reticulated border decorated with pale blue flowerheads and further gilding, with first quality crossed swords mark, and various impressed numbers, dia. 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Restoration right quadrant on reticulated rim and into bellflowers and grisaille scene. Other scattered nicks, chips, abrasions overall.


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

Ceramic materials, Gilding, Meissen, Meissen porcelain, Porcelain, Volkseigene Betriebe

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