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Large Francois Maurice Palissy Ware Charger

Auction:
3088T
Lot:
1483
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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

Description:

Large Francois Maurice Palissy Ware Charger, France, third quarter 19th century, polychrome enamel decorated with a crocodile centering fish and shells, the rim adorned with lizard, crayfish, turtle, and dragonfly, all on a textured ground, inscribed artist signature, dia. 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Scattered minor chipping to shells.


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

France, Palissy, Palissy ware, Pottery, Visual arts, Ware

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