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Three Decorative Items

Auction:
3000B
Lot:
533
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3000B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Three Decorative Items, late 19th/early 20th century, two Russian, an enameled 1896 Coronation cup, ht. 4; and bronze sleigh ride group attributed to Vassili Grachev, C.F. Woerffel St. Petersburg foundry mark, set on a malachite base, overall lg. 9; and a porcelain oval portrait medallion with depiction of Mademoiselle Lebrun, printed Firenze mark, lg. 3 3/8 in.
The property of Carol J. Ferranti
Estimate $200-300

Cup: Chipping to the enamel along the top rim.
Bronze: Malachite base heavily damaged, particularly to one end.
Portrait medallion: In very good condition throughout.


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

Carol J. Ferranti, Economy of South Korea, Ferranti, Gemstones, LG Corporation, Malachite, Manufacturing, Sleigh, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel, Firenze, St. Petersburg

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