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Meissen Porcelain Stand

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
677
Sold for:
$400$325

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

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Stand, Germany, late 19th century, white ground with overall polychrome floral motif and gilt accents, serpentine top with conforming frieze, scrolling feet at corners topped with applied flowers, ht. 3 1/4, wd. 12, dp. 12 in.

Provenance: Property of the Saint Louis Art Museum; sold to benefit the acquisition fund.
Estimate $300-500

Scattered chips and losses on flower petals. Overall some surface wear. Base and foot with splits/cleavage (see photos)


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, Aesthetics, Decorative arts, Meissen, Meissen porcelain, Ornaments, Scroll, Visual arts

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