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Pair of Bronze-mounted Sevres-type Porcelain Vases and Covers

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
487
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Pair of Bronze-mounted Sevres-type Porcelain Vases and Covers, France, late 19th century, polychrome enamel-decorated with florets and trellis design, mounted with floral festoons and acanthus leaves, ht. 17 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Slight and scattered enamel loss from bronze abrasions along collar. Porcelains are in very good condition throughout. Covers are detachable to rim.


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, Acanthus, Ancient Greek architecture, Ornaments, Porcelain of France

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