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Minton Majolica Boy with Donkey

Auction:
3150B
Lot:
365
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3150B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Minton Majolica Boy with Donkey, England, c. 1874, polychrome enamel decorated and modeled with baskets mounted to either side of the donkey's back, impressed mark, ht. 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Professional restoration to donkey's ears. Hairline under boy's neck.


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

United Kingdom, Majolica, Minton, Pottery, Victorian majolica, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel

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