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Two Possibly Chelsea Keramic Art Works Art Pottery Tiles

Auction:
3057M
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3057M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 24, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Two Possibly Chelsea Keramic Art Works Art Pottery Tiles
Chelsea, Massachusetts, c. 1866-91
A round relief-decorated tile depicting a woman playing a flutes with dancing fauns, the other depicting a faun family in glossy blue glaze, no markings on the round tile, the other tile examined in the frame, minor edge nick on round, minor glaze loss on square, dia. 10 3/4, 15 3/8 x 16 3/8 in.
Estimate $200-300


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

Chelsea, Ceramic art, Ceramic engineering, Ceramic glazes, Construction, Decorative arts, Faun, Hugh C. Robertson, Pottery, Tile, Visual arts

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