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Pair of Royal Worcester Porcelain Aesthetic Movement Moon Flasks

Auction:
3195B
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3195B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Royal Worcester Porcelain Aesthetic Movement Moon Flasks, England, c. 1879, each polychrome enamel and gilt decorated in the Japanese style with florets and foliage among circular medallions to a black ground, printed marks, ht. 11 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

One with a foot professionally restored. No other evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations throughout.


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

royal worcester, Moon Flasks, Arts, Ceramic art, Decorative arts, Glass, Jewellery making, Porcelain, Pottery, Visual arts, Vitreous enamel, United Kingdom

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