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Twelve Lenox China Hand-painted Fish Plates

Auction:
3195B
Lot:
441
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3195B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Twelve Lenox China Hand-painted Fish Plates, Trenton, New Jersey, early 20th century, gilded trim lines to a pale cream ground polychrome enamel decorated with a variety of fish, artist signed "W.H. Morley," titled, marked, and retailer Ovington Bros. on the reverse, dia. 8 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

A few plates with the slightest surface abrasion. No evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations throughout.


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

Coatings, Decorative arts, Enamel, Fish plate, Glass art, Jewellery making, Lenox, Ovington, Polychrome, Trenton, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel

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