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Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Vase

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

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

Description:

Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Vase, England, early 19th century, attributed to Wedgwood, scrolled handles terminating at cherub masks, iron red, white, and black with classical figure below a band of palmettes to the neck, unmarked, ht. 7 1/4 in.

Provenance: The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection.
Estimate $400-600

In very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips or 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

Muriel Polikoff, Arts, Decorative arts, Neoclassicism, Palmette, Staffordshire pottery, Visual arts, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood, United Kingdom

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