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Meissen Porcelain Cherub Figure Making Hot Chocolate

Auction:
3088T
Lot:
1404
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3088T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Cherub Figure Making Hot Chocolate, Germany, late 19th century, polychrome decorated, depicting a putto with cup by a warming kettle, on a scrolling base, factory marks to underside, ht. 4 1/2, wd. 4 1/2, dp. 3 in.
Estimate $400-600

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

Germany, Ceramic materials, Factory mark, Glass, Meissen, Meissen porcelain, Porcelain, Putto, Visual arts, Volkseigene Betriebe

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