Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Pair of Enameled Porcelain Figures of Men

Auction:
2992B
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2992B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Pair of Enameled Porcelain Figures of Men, China, standing dressed in a tunic over a red robe with dragons in black and gold, holding a fruit basket in his left arm with his right hand touching the basket, his face smiling with open lips and dimples on his cheeks, ht. 18 7/8 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

minor surface dirt, otherwise in 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

China, Laughter, Mouth, Psychological manipulation, Smile

Departments

Specialists