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Six Polychrome Decorated Export Porcelain Items

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Six Polychrome Decorated Export Porcelain Items, China, late 18th/early 19th century, a cann with pagoda and river scene; a sauceboat with floral decoration; a small covered soap dish with floral decoration; a tea caddy with floral decoration; a wide bowl with shaped rim and floral decoration; and a shaped bowl with river and musician scene on the exterior, (imperfections), dia. to 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

The sauceboat has restoration to the spout, soap dish has old repaired rim chip, tea caddy has restoration to rim and lid, large bowl has restored hairline in the rim.


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, Chinese porcelain, Economic history of China, Porcelain, Pottery, Sauce boat, Tableware, Tea caddy

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