01-12-2017 01-13-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2975B Boston
January 12, 2017 04:00 PMCalender

Bronze-mounted Porcelain Figural Vase

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 13, 2017 10:00AM


Bronze-mounted Porcelain Figural Vase, France, late 19th century, Meissen-style figural group depiction of two Chinamen supporting a central basket with Vincennes-style flowers, all mounted atop a scrolled bronze floral and foliate base, ht. 16, lg. 15 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Overall some signs of age-typical wear including rubbing/wear to gilding, scattered losses and restorations to flowers, possible retouch on ovoid painted porcelain base.

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