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Canton Enamel Covered Tea Caddy

Auction:
3212B
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Canton Enamel Covered Tea Caddy, China, 19th century, quatrefoil form decorated with floral sprays and figures in garden scenes bordered by scrolling vines, ht. 4 in.

Provenance: Sold to benefit the Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, Massachusetts.
Estimate $300-500

Minor enamel losses and cracks, possible repair to shoulder and neck.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Williamstown, China, Art genres, Decorative arts, Scroll, Tea caddy, Teaware, Visual arts

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