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Grand Tour Micromosaic Plaque

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

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

Description:

Grand Tour Micromosaic Plaque, Italy, 19th century, polychrome scene depicting the Arch of Titus, ht. 8, wd. 11 3/8 (sight), framed ht. 14 3/8, wd. 17 3/4 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Overall in very good condition. The black border is somewhat cloudy. Scattered loss to the frame.


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

Italy, Byzantine art, Micromosaic, Mosaic

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