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Palissy Ware Fish Platter

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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

Description:

Palissy Ware Fish Platter, France, late 19th century, attributed to Barbizet, enameled earthenware, circular shape with overlapping fish and eel center bordered by vegetation, lizard, beetle, moth, frog, snail, and shells, dia. 14 5/8 in.
Estimate $1,800-2,200

Numerous small chips along ridge of eel and to fins of one fish in two places; minor chips to 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

France, Earthenware, Frog, Palissy, Palissy ware, Pottery

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