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German Two-handled Porcelain Vase

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
849
Sold for:
$800$650

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

Description:

German Two-handled Porcelain Vase, late 19th/early 20th century, with ivory ground and lustrous blue bands at neck and waist, with gilt rim, handles, overall jeweling, and cartouche of a peasant woman, signed "Ruth" on underside, with Dresden mark and spurious gold mark with crown, ht. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Some scattered losses to jeweling, mainly around base. Slight surface wear overall, good condition.


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

Dresden, Ceramic materials, Chinese culture, Dielectrics, Porcelain, Pottery, Tableware

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