02-14-2020 02-14-2020
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3345B Boston
February 14, 2020 10:00 AMCalender

Two Similar Meissen Porcelain Three-light Figural Candelabras

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3345B Location: Boston Date / Time: February 14, 2020 10:00AM


Two Similar Meissen Porcelain Three-light Figural Candelabras, Germany, late 19th century, each polychrome enameled and gilded, the three sconces supported atop scrolled branches adorned with flowers and foliage, set with a dressed male cupid playing a violin to one side, female cupids to the reverse, underglaze crossed swords marks, ht. 8 1/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Each with scattered chips and repairs to flowers and leaves;
One with restorations to cupid's bow and hat brim; chips to edge of coat. Reverse figure with a finger and a toe retouched.
One with missing neck and bow of violin, the reverse figure missing wings and with chips to fingers: one of three foliate drip dishes with repairs.

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