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Grueby Vase and Winged Scarab Paperweight

Auction:
3192B
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3192B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Grueby Vase and Winged Scarab Paperweight, Boston, Massachusetts, early 20th century, conical vase in matte burnt sienna glaze, impressed circular Grueby mark, ht. 4 1/4; paperweight with circular base, in matte blue with molded scarab with sun disk in burnt sienna glaze, circular Grueby mark, dia. 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-500

No visible damage or repairs.


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

Art Nouveau, Art pottery, Arts, Arts and Crafts Movement, Ceramic glazes, Grueby Faience Company, Human behavior, Paperweight, Scarab, Sienna, Visual arts

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