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Three Export Porcelain Teapots

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1161
Sold for:
$277$225

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

Description:

Three Export Porcelain Teapots, China, late 18th/early 19th century, one with a bridge and landscape within a circular medallion, one with a monogram "JM," and one with blue and white pagoda and river scene, with lids, and extruded handles with floral terminals, ht. to 6 1/4 in.
Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf.
Estimate $200-400

From left to right: 1) handle and possibly body behind the handle is restored, lid has a repaired break through the center. 2) rim has a small chip. 3) good.


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, Jean Sharf, Architecture, Chinese export porcelain, Chinese porcelain, Economic history of China, Glass, Pagoda, Porcelain, Pottery, Teapot, Teaware, Visual arts, China

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