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Pair of Meissen-style Porcelain Lamp Bases

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
623
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

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

Description:

Pair of Meissen-style Porcelain Lamp Bases, late 19th/early 20th century, with white ground basketweave and encrusted with robust floral and vegetal ornaments, with wood plinths, ht. 18 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Each with numerous chips and losses to the floral and fruit relief. one with an old discolored repair to a large portion of the socle. Height refers to porcelain and base, porcelain alone approx. ht. 17, total ht. (to sconces) 23 inches.


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

Kingdom of Saxony, Meissen, Porcelain

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