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Glazed Redware Teapot and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$277$225

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

Description:

Glazed Redware Teapot and Cover, England, c. 1760, bulbous shape with twig knop and molded crabstock handle and spout, gilded vine and berry sprigging, the pot mounted atop three lion mask and paw feet, ht. 5 1/4 in.

Provenance: The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.

Estimate $500-700

Cover: Very slight edge nick and small chip to inner rim.
Pot: Very slight edge nicks surrounding top rim; hairlines to both terminals of handle; restored spout and one foot; slight chip to a toe of one foot.


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, Europe, Knop, Lion mask, Pottery, Spout, Sprigging, Teapot, Teaware, Visual arts, United Kingdom

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