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Eight Pieces of Export Porcelain

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Eight Pieces of Export Porcelain, China, late 18th century, a drum-form teapot and cover with gilt dog-form knop with initials "JJS" within a neoclassical shield topped by a phoenix rising, a reticulated fruit bowl with floral swag design and blue border highlighted with gilt stars (break and repair to one handle), and six tea ware items decorated in black, red, green, or brown, ht. to 5 1/2, lg. to 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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

China, Chinese export porcelain, Saucer, Teacup, Teaware

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