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Six Wedgwood Dark Blue Jasper Dip Polished-edge Medallions

Auction:
2975B
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Six Wedgwood Dark Blue Jasper Dip Polished-edge Medallions, England, late 18th century, ovals and with applied white relief, each with a pierced floret border, five with Zephyr subjects and one of Venus and Cupid, impressed marks, lg. 3 1/4 in.

Provenance: Kanter Collection.
Estimate $300-500

Two with shallow chipping along the back edges; one broken in half and simply glued.


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, England, Human sexuality, Mythology, Neoclassicism, Sexuality in ancient Rome, Staffordshire pottery, Venus, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood

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