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Red Stoneware Cream Pail

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$400$325

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

Description:

Red Stoneware Cream Pail, England, c. 1750-65, probably Staffordshire and in the manner of Thomas Astbury, circular form with canted sides and crimped rolled rim above zigzag rouletting, the body with alternating applied motifs, two with arabesque scrollwork and two with depictions of Chinese women in varying poses with birds, ht. 2 1/2 in.

Provenance: Ginsburg & Levy.
Estimate $300-500

Footrim chips.


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 Astbury, Arabesque, Astbury, Islamic art, Islamic culture, Ornaments, Scroll, Stoneware, ZigZag, United Kingdom

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