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Pair of Gilt-bronze-mounted Porcelain Cassolettes

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
506
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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

Description:

Pair of Gilt-bronze-mounted Porcelain Cassolettes, France, 19th century, each turquoise blue ground vase with "jewel"-framed polychrome enameled cartouches depicting fishermen in landscapes, the reverses with sailing ships, pineapple finial reversing with gadrooned candle nozzles, each with acanthus borders, candle ht. 10 in.
Estimate $600-800

One vase missing three of the "jewels" to the border.


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, Color, Polychrome

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