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Three Wedgwood Solid Blue Jasper Portrait Medallions

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Three Wedgwood Solid Blue Jasper Portrait Medallions, 18th and 19th century, each with applied white relief, an oval Wedgwood & Bentley pale blue with depiction of Alexander, lg. 2 1/4; an oval of Herschel, lg. 3 1/2; and a circular of Grotius, dia. 2 3/8 in.; impressed marks, each set in a wood frame.
Estimate $500-700

Not examined out of frames. By sight each 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.

Keywords

Darwin–Wedgwood family, Dutch people, Hugo Grotius, Jasper, Jasperware, Neoclassicism, Staffordshire pottery, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood

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