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Pair of Thomas Sergent Palissy Ware Dishes

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
389
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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

Description:

Pair of Thomas Sergent Palissy Ware Dishes, France, c. 1870, each an enameled earthenware of oval shape with vegetation, one with a lobster, one with a fish bordered with a frog and lizard, impressed TS marks, lg. 13 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Lobster dish: Slight chip and loss to the vegetation.
Fish dish: Lizard's head broke off at neck and simply reglued.

Ht. is approximately 9 3/8"; depth approximate;y 2".


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 Sergent Palissy Ware, Earthenware, Frog, Lobster, Palissy, Pottery, Staffordshire pottery, Victorian majolica, France

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