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White Salt-glazed Stoneware Mansion Teapot and Cover

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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

Description:

White Salt-glazed Stoneware Mansion Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1745-50,
probably Staffordshire and in the manner of Thomas and John Wedgwood, slip cast as a decagon-shaped Georgian three-story house, central pavilions with double-tiered arched pediments having the Arms of Holland, a rampant lion and fleur-de-lis, a nude boy grasping the curved spout, loop handle, ht. 5 3/8 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Cover: Chips to edges of knop; 1" rim hairline; yellowed repair to chips of inner collar.
Teapot: Slight chips along the edge of the spout; rim with 3/4" old and yellowed repair with faint extending 1/2" hairline.


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

Thomas Wedgwood, Fleur-de-lis, John Wedgwood, Pottery, Spout, Stoneware, Teapot, Wedgwood, Netherlands, United Kingdom

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