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Wedgwood Gilded and Bronzed Black Basalt Vase and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
194
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

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

Description:

Wedgwood Gilded and Bronzed Black Basalt Vase and Cover, England, c. 1900, calyx krater shape with foliate cover, the vase body with relief depictions from Infant Academy, mounted atop a drum base with fruiting grapevine festoons terminating at leopard masks and ribbons and with trophy drops, impressed mark, ht. 15 1/2 in.

Provenance: The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Break to socle.


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

Muriel Polikoff, Arts, Containers, Equipment, Glass art, Krater, Pottery, Vase, Visual arts, Wedgwood, United Kingdom

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