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Sevres-style Gilt-bronze Table with Porcelain Plaques

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3070B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Sevres-style Gilt-bronze Table with Porcelain Plaques, 19th century, round top with centralized scene of Louis XVI, surrounded by small oval plaques depicting figures including Marie Antoinette, Louis XVII, and Mme. Elisabeth, on a mount-decorated turned baluster support issuing three scrolls atop a tripartite base, ht. 33, dia. 31 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Wood column with large vertical splits; the wood base with numerous corner and edge chips and abrasions. Porcelains are all in very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations.


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

Louis XVI, European people, Films, Kingdom of France, Louis XVI of France, Marie Antoinette, Royalty, Sèvres

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