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Seven Wedgwood Queen's Ware Animals

Auction:
2920M
Lot:
446
Sold for:
$277$225

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

Description:

Seven Wedgwood Queen's Ware Animals, England, mid to late 20th century, modeled by John Skeaping, including a c. 1940 Tiger and Buck, ht. 7 1/2; six modern figures including a Polar Bear, ht. 7; Tiger and Buck, ht. 7 1/8; Monkeys group, ht. 6 3/4; Duiker standing, unmarked, ht. 8; Duiker lying, ht. 5; and Bison, ht. 8 1/2 in.

Provenance: From the Estate of Paul Lauer.
Estimate $300-500

Circa 1940 Tiger and Buck with hairline under front leg.
All others in very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations.


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.

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John Skeaping, Paul Lauer, United Kingdom

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