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Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Group

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
71
Sold for:
$461$375

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

Description:

Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Group, England, 19th century, the seated figures mounted to an oval base, impressed mark and titled, ht. 7 1/2 in.

Provenance: Hensleigh Wedgwood Collection.

Literature: Illustrated in THREE CENTURIES OF WEDGWOOD, by B. Wedgwood, fig. 45.
Estimate $400-600

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

United Kingdom, Counties of England, Cupid and Psyche, Darwin–Wedgwood family, England, Neoclassicism, Staffordshire, Staffordshire pottery, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood, Wedgwood pottery

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