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Seven Sportsmen Ceramic Decanters

Auction:
2870B
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2870B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 05, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Seven Sportsmen Ceramic Decanters
Glazed ceramic
France, 20th century
Anthropomorphic containers representing sports figures: tennis player, rugger, huntsman in his "pinks," golfer, black boxer, white boxer, oarsman, all decorated with various colorful glazes, all signed E Margerie, some marked in script Abercrombie & Fitch New York Made in France, some J. Bastard Editeur Paris France, ht. 10 1/4 to 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Good condition.


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

Paris, France, Ceramic glazes, Fitch, Pottery

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