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Four Samuel Alcock Porcelain Hand Painted Serving Dishes

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$308$250

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

Description:

Four Samuel Alcock Porcelain Hand Painted Serving Dishes, England, c. 1830, each with melting snow border and deep cobalt ground decorated with elaborate gilding surrounding central cartouches of floral bouquets, including three leaf-shaped serving dishes, lg. 9 3/4 and a rectangular two-handled compote, lg. 14 in., pattern number 540.
Estimate $500-700

Compote with light and scattered gilt wear to handles and along footrim.


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

Samuel Alcock, Porcelain, Pottery, Snow, Tableware, Teaware, United Kingdom

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