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Turner & Co. Solid Blue Jasper Bough Pot and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Turner & Co. Solid Blue Jasper Bough Pot and Cover, England, late 18th century, pierced pyramidal cover to vase with canted sides applied white classical heads to rim and oval cartouches of classical figures to each paneled side, mounted on four paw-and-ball feet raised on a lapidary polished black basalt plinth, impressed mark, ht. 7 7/8 in.

Provenance: Kanter collection.

Literature: Similar illustrated in Master Potters of the Industrial Revolution - The Turners of Lane End, by B. Hillier, plate 5b.

Provenance: The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.
Estimate $700-900

Cover: In very good condition throughout.
Vase: Firing lines to the backsides of the four heads and interior corners of the vase; fracturing along the top edge of the plinth.


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

Turner & Co., Muriel Polikoff, Humanities, Museology, Plinth, Terminology, United Kingdom

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