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Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Bough Pot

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Bough Pot, England, late 18th century, rectangular form with shaped rim and paneled sides, each with cherubs in relief supporting a laurel wreath to an iron red ground, bordered with flowers and foliage in red and white, upper-lower case mark, lg. 6 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

Missing lid; front rim restored; red ground panels possibly repainted.


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

United Kingdom, Ancient Greek religion, Etruscan religion, Floristry, Interior design, Religion, Visual arts, Wreath

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