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Sevres-style Porcelain Urn

Auction:
2997T
Lot:
1923
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Auction:
Discovery - 2997T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 06, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Sevres-style Porcelain Urn, late 19th century, vasiform body terminating in pink-ground foot with gilding, pastel polychrome scenes of a maiden with putti, and a garden folly, resting on round hardstone base, ht. 27 1/2 in.
Estimate $20-200

Glaze heavily crazed throughout. Appears to have been electrified at one time, the cover now afixed to the top rim. Cover and socle footrim with restorations.


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

Gilding, Learning, Manufacturing, Pastel, Pink, Visual arts

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