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Albert R. Valentien Monumental Floral Vase

Auction:
3192B
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 3192B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Albert R. Valentien Monumental Floral Vase, early 20th century, probably Rookwood, baluster form with burnt sienna glossy glaze, decorated with a night blooming cactus, incised mark "ARV," ht. 28 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Small chip at base, small chip just below shoulder, a few scattered scratches.


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

Albert Robert Valentien, Ceramic engineering, Ceramic glaze, Nightblooming cactus, Pottery, Visual arts

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