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Pair of Continental Capo di Monte-style Dishes

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$246$200

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

Description:

Pair of Continental Capo di Monte-style Dishes, probably Dresden, 19th century, each round with white ground, polychrome decoration, and gilt highlights, one depicting a scene of mermen and mermaids, the other maidens in an architectural landscape, each with blue "N" and crown mark to verso, dia. 11 5/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Each with scattered gilt border design and rim wear; one with sizable chips to the back footrim.


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

Dresden, Mermaid, Nereids, Polychrome, Visual arts

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