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Two Wedgwood Skeaping Animals

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$215$175

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2017 4:00PM

Description:

Two Wedgwood Skeaping Animals, England, c. 1930, modeled as a cream-colored polar bear, ht. 7 1/2; and a cane-glazed sea lion, ht. 7 3/4 in.; impressed sculptor and marks.

Provenance: The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.
Estimate $300-500

Polar Bear: Chip at back corner of base; faint 1" hairline to short back panel of base
Sea lion: 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

Muriel Polikoff, England, Neoclassicism, Staffordshire pottery, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood, United Kingdom

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