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Meissen Porcelain Figural Dish and Cover

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
586
Sold for:
$677$550

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

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Figural Dish and Cover, Germany, late 19th/early 20th century, polychrome decorated, with three putti suspending a floral bouquet-covered bowl decorated with figural heads, on scrolling base with gilt highlights, ht. 8 5/8, wd. 6, dp. 4 7/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

No restorations. Typical chips and losses to leaves and flower petals on finial. Chip to one feather at side of bowl.


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

Germany, Meissen porcelain, Polychrome, Porcelain, Pottery, Scroll, Visual arts, Volkseigene Betriebe

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