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Pair of Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Krater Vases and Covers

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Krater Vases and Covers, England, early 19th century, each with iron red, black, and white enamels, one with a depiction of a departure scene of a young warrior between two women, the other a nude male with two attendants, the reverse with palmette motif, impressed marks, ht. 13 1/4 in.
The property of Jeffrey Milkins.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Covers: Each finial restored; one also with a restored hairline.
Vases: One with a slight edge chip and edge abrasions to plinth. One with edge abrasions to plinth.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Jeffrey Milkins, Archaic Greek art, Decorative arts, Ornaments, Palmette, Visual arts, United Kingdom

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