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Three Export Porcelain Tea Caddies

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1158A
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Three Export Porcelain Tea Caddies, China, late 18th/early 19th century, two with blue and gilt pagoda decoration, one with blue floral decoration, ht. to 5 1/4 in.
Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf.
Estimate $300-500

From left to right: 1) restoration to neck. 2) few small chips on top edge of body, two chips on lid's rim. 3) restoration to neck, few small chips on the edge of the lid.


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

Frederic Sharf, Tea Caddies, Jean Sharf, China, China painting, Chinese export porcelain, Chinese porcelain, Economic history of China, Glass, Porcelain, Pottery, Tea caddy

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