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Sevres-style Gilt-bronze Low Table with Porcelain Plaques

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

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

Description:

Sevres-style Gilt-bronze Low Table with Porcelain Plaques, 19th century, polychrome decorated round top with centralized scene depicting Louis XVI, surrounded by plaques of Marie Antoinette, Louise De Savoie, Mme. de Montesson, and others, ht. 21 3/8, wd. 31 3/4 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Wood base with typical abrasions and wear. Three porcelain portrait plaques with worn off labels; 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, Louise De Savoie, Color, European people, Louis XVI of France, Marie Antoinette, Polychrome, Royalty, Visual arts

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