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Eight Fornasetti Velieri Small Plates

Auction:
2870B
Lot:
373
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2870B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 05, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Eight Fornasetti Velieri Small Plates
Porcelain, black transfers
Italy, late 20th century
Each plate with a different veliero (sailing ship), mostly galleon types, all with large pennants flying from their masts, gold highlights, printed mark, Velieri Fornasetti Milano Made in Italy Exclusively for Bonwit Teller, with original paper box, dia. 4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Good. Minor wear to box.


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

Italy, Bonwit Teller, Fornasetti, Galleon, Pennant

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