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Nine Wedgwood and Related Black Basalt Framed Medallions

Auction:
2920M
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2920M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 15, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Nine Wedgwood and Related Black Basalt Framed Medallions, England, 18th and 19th century, a roundel portrait depiction of Lafayette, dia. 2; and eight ovals, a pair of The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche and A Sacrifice to Hymen, lg. 3; a portrait of Nelson, lg. 3 1/2; a self-framed of Sir Philip Sidney, lg. 2 5/8; a double-portrait with Roman heads, lg. 1 1/4; two with classical portraits, lg. 1 3/4; and a boy blowing a horn, lg. 5 in.; set in a modern frame.

Provenance: From the Estate of Paul Lauer.
Estimate $500-700

Not examined out of frame. By sight the two with classical portrait heads have edge chips; Nelson has a chip on the back edge.


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

Philip Sidney, Paul Lauer, United Kingdom, Chaebol, Cupid, LG Corporation

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