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Seven Export Porcelain Figures of Boys

Auction:
2843B
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2843B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 19, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Seven Export Porcelain Figures of Boys, China, 19th/20th century, a large famille verte figure holding a vase in both hands, four smaller famille verte figures holding pots containing lotus plants, two famille rose figures holding a ball and a jar, ht. to 13 in.

Provenance: From the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Thayer.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

base of one figure damaged and repaired, old hairline cracks to several figures, repairs to fingers of several figures, one hand chipped and fingers missing,


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

Ray Thayer, Chinese ceramics, Chinese export porcelain, Chinese porcelain, Economic history of China, Porcelain, Pottery, China

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