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Two Neoclassical-style Gilt-bronze Compotes

Auction:
3070B
Lot:
586
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Two Neoclassical-style Gilt-bronze Compotes, Continental, late 19th/early 20th century, each with carved supports, including an onyx center bowl with scrolled handles, ring drops, and figural mask mounts on a quadripartite stand, ht. 16 1/4, wd. 16 3/4, dp. 13 1/2; and a cobalt cut to clear tazza with four figural supports joining a shaped base, ht. 18 3/4, dia. 12 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

Blue overlay bowl in good condition; bronze base with mid-brown patina.
Green bowl with chipping around center hole; bronze needs regilding.


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.

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