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Set of Six Mintons Porcelain Pâte-sur-Pâte Fruit Plates

Auction:
3000B
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

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

Description:

Set of Six Mintons Porcelain Pâte-sur-Pâte Fruit Plates, England, c. 1901, by Alboin Birks, retailed by Gilman Collamore & Co., New York, each with ivory-colored ground with pierced gallery, gold and raised gold decoration surrounding central octagonal, oval, round, and square cartouches of white slip cupids to varying ground colors, artist monogram, printed retailer and impressed factory marks, dia. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Each in very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations. One plate with slight area of discoloration to rim.


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

Gilman Collamore & Co., United Kingdom, Art Nouveau, Birks, Ceramic materials, Manufacturing, Matter, Mintons, Porcelain, Pottery, Staffordshire pottery, Visual arts

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