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Tin-glazed Earthenware Kangxi Dish

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Tin-glazed Earthenware Kangxi Dish, England, c. 1735-45, probably Bristol, polychrome enamel decorated with foliate border surrounding a central design with flowers extending from a globular pot set on a table with insect above, dia. 13 1/2 in.

Literature: Identical example illustrated in English Ceramics: The Frances and Emory Cocke Collection, illus. 8.
Estimate $600-800

Age typical surface abrasions and extensive glaze wear to rim; rim with three sizable chips of (2) 3/4, 1 1/4"; faint rim hairline; "puckering' to the glaze surrounding 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.

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United Kingdom, Ceramic art, Ceramic glazes, Earthenware, Pottery, Tin-glazed pottery, Tin-glazing

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