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Continental Porcelain Plaque with Villagers

Auction:
3000B
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3000B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Continental Porcelain Plaque with Villagers, probably Germany, late 19th/early 20th century, rectangular shape with polychrome enameled depiction of a man playing the lap harp as a lady knits and observes, 7 x 9 in.; set in a giltwood frame.
Estimate $400-600

Plaque in very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations. Frame with scattered losses.


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, Glass, Harp, Manufacturing, Polychrome, Porcelain, Pottery, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel

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