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Wedgwood Black Basalt Figure of Venus

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Wedgwood Black Basalt Figure of Venus, England, 19th century, the nude figure modeled seated atop a rock with two birds fighting by her side, impressed title and mark, ht. 18 3/4 in.
The property of Jeffrey Milkins.
Estimate $800-1,200

In very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations.


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

Jeffrey Milkins, Model, Neoclassicism, Nude, Nudity, Skills, Staffordshire, Staffordshire pottery, Venus, Visual arts, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood, Wedgwood pottery, United Kingdom

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