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Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Bust of Zingara

Auction:
3272B
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3272B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Bust of Zingara, England, c. 1775, mounted atop a waisted circular socle, impressed title and mark, ht. 7 3/4 in.
The Spak Collection of Wedgwood sold to benefit the Florida International Uni
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Small chip to the side of the cloak; chips along top and bottom rim of socle. Another chip to the backside of the bust below the mark. Restored chip to very tip of headdress.


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Keywords

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

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