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Three Assorted Wedgwood Jasper Plaques

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
282
Sold for:
$554$450

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

Description:

Three Assorted Wedgwood Jasper Plaques, England, 19th century, each with applied white classical relief, an oval dark blue with figures from Bacchanalian Triumph, lg. 8; and two round, a green with figures of Bacchanalian boys, dia. 4 3/8; and a pale blue with Venus and Cupid, dia. 3 5/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

Large oval: Several slight edge nicks; areas of rim possibly ground down. others not examined out of frame but appear to be 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

United Kingdom, Cupid, Human sexuality, Mythology, Religion, Sexuality in ancient Rome, Staffordshire pottery, Venus, Wedgwood

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