Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Chinese Porcelain Floor Vase

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Chinese Porcelain Floor Vase, 19th century, scalloped rim, foo lion handles to neck above a scalloped shoulder set with raised lizards, gilded and polychrome enamel decorated with panels of Mandarin figures bordered with tropical birds, fruit, and flowers, ht. 35 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Chip under the rim of one of the scallops on the edge. Star crack under the base. No evidence of any other cracks, chips or restorations.


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

Chinese ceramics, Porcelain

Departments

Specialists