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DESCRIPTIONAuction January 13, 2012 in Boston Featuring Fine Ceramics. Fine European furniture and decorative arts auctions at Skinner feature the best in British, French, German, Italian, Dutch and Russian works of art. Our auctions include a broad array of Continental and British ceramics, silver, glass, statuary, clocks, paintings and prints, lighting, rugs, textiles and antique furniture. Boston auctions are held four times annually in January, April, July and October. For information on buying or consigning property to our next auction, call 508-970-3203 or email European@Skinnerinc.com.
European Furniture & Decorative ArtsFeaturing Fine CeramicsSale 2631B January 12, 2013 Boston
European Furniture & Decorative Arts
Stuart SlavidDepartment Director 508.970.3278
Department Inquiries: 508.970.3203
Auction InformationAuction 2631BSaturday, January 12 10AM 63 Park Plaza Boston, MA
PreviewThursday, January 10 12 to 5PM Friday, January 11 12 to 8PM
Absentee BiddingT: 617.874.4318 F: 617.350.5429 General Inquiries: 617.350.5400 SkinnerLive!: skinnerinc.com
View all lots online at www.skinnerinc.comcover : 460 ; frontispiece : 741
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Table of Contents1 2 4 5 138 139 140 141 142 143 Auction & Specialist Information Web Site & Online Bidding Glossary of Terms Lots 1-763 Conditions of Sale Absentee Bid Form Company Directors & Specialty Departments Administrative Staff & Client Services Map & Driving Directions Catalog Subscription Form
Please Note: All lots sold subject to our Conditions of Sale. Please refer to page 138 of this catalog for the full terms and conditions governing your purchase.
Copyright Skinner, Inc. 2012 All rights reserved MA/Lic. #2304
Glossary of TermsAll items in this catalogue are described according to the following table of terminology. Please note that all statements in this catalogue as to Authorship, Period, and Origin, are qualified statements subject to the Conditions of Sale.
Authorship will be described in the following ways:John Joseph Enneking In our judgment, the work is by the artist. Attributed to John Joseph Enneking In our judgment, the work may be ascribed to the artist on the basis of style, but leaves some question as to actual authorship. School of John Joseph Enneking In our judgment, a work of an unknown follower executed in the style of the artist and contemporary in period. Manner of John Joseph Enneking In our judgment, a work executed in the style of the artist by an unknown hand and probably from a later period. After John Joseph Enneking In our judgment, an intended copy of the work of the artist. American School, 19th Century In our judgment, the work of an unknown hand that can only be identified as to period and culture.
Other terms:Bears Signature In our judgment, the signature not of the artist. This term is generally used separately, or together with a description of the work as attributed to, school of, manner of, or after the artist.
Fine CeramicsLots 1290A
1 Swansea Porcelain Transfer-decorated Teapot and Cover, Wales, c. 1815-20, Jackson, manufacturer, globular shape with twig handle and knop, blue/green ground with black transfer-printed cartouche to either side, one depicting pilgrim women having tea, another showing a landscape titled Oystermouth Village, printed ribbon mark inscribed Jackson Mumbles Swansea, ht. 4 1/4 in. $300-500 2 Four Derbyshire Porcelain Figures, England, late 18th century, The Four Quarters of the Globe, polychrome enamel decorated and gilded representations of Europe, Africa, Asia, and America, each modeled standing on freeform rococo bases, ht. 8 1/4 to 8 7/8 in. $800-1,200
5 Two Dr. Wall Period Worcester Porcelain Blue and White Dishes, England, late 18th century, each decorated with underglaze fruit and flowers, a plate, dia. 9 3/4; and a shallow strainer bowl, dia. 9 in.; crescent marks. $300-500 6 Royal Worcester Porcelain Covered Tureen on Stand, England, c. 1887, molded elephant-form handles and duck-foot knop, pearl-colored ground polychrome enameled and gilded with sprays of flowers, printed mark, handle to handle lg. 15 3/4 in. $300-500 7 Four Royal Worcester Porcelain Items, England, late 19th/early 20th century, a leafmolded jug, ht. 6; and three with enameled floral decoration: a globular shape with flat side at handle, ht. 7, teakettle and cover, ht. 8, and covered biscuit jar, ht. 8 in.; printed marks. $400-600
10 Three Worcester Porcelain Vases, England, 19th and 20th century, two Royal Worcester and polychrome decorated: a floral vase, ht. 4 3/8; and a landscape vase with pheasants, artist signed H.J. Martin, ht. 6; and a Grainger cobalt ground vase with gold to pierced neck, ribbon handles and with polychrome enameled depiction of a bird in flight, strawberries, and foliage, ht. 7 3/4 in.; printed marks. $300-500 11 Three Royal Worcester Porcelain Items, England, late 19th century, each polychrome enamel decorated and with gilt trim, a fluted ewer with cockatoo to a foliate background, ht. 8 7/8; bottle-shaped vase with foliatemolded side handles, decorated with scrolled foliate medallions with flowers, ht. 9 1/8; and a melon rose jar and cover, decorated with a variety of flowers, ht. 7 1/2 in.; printed marks. $300-500 12 Four Royal Worcester Porcelain Items, England, 19th and 20th century, each with gilt trim and polychrome enamel decorated flowers, a bamboo jug, ht. 4 3/8; fluted sugar bowl and cover, ht. 5; teakettle and cover, ht. 6 3/4; and cache pot, ht. 6 1/2 in.; printed marks. $400-600 13 Four Worcester Porcelain Items, England, 19th and early 20th century, two Royal Worcester: a tusk jug in a pink ground with gilded flowers, ht. 11 1/4, and a two-handled vase with enameled flowers, ht. 11 1/4; a Grainger vase with enameled birds and foliage, ht. 9; and a Locke & Co. vase with bird in flight above water foliage, ht. 10 1/2 in.; printed and inscribed marks. $400-600
3 Pair of Cookworthys Plymouth Porcelain Mugs, England, c. 1770, each cylindrical, polychrome enameled and gilded with family crest, ht. 3 3/4 in.; together with a limited edition copy of the book Cookworthys Plymouth & Bristol Porcelain. Provenance: F.S. Mackenna Collection. Literature: Illustrated in Cookworthys Plymouth & Bristol Porcelain, by F.S. Mackenna, plate 3. $1,000-1,500
8 Two Royal Worcester Porcelain Hadley Ware Items, England, 20th century, each polychrome enamel decorated with a green ground and paneled sides with birds and landscapes, artist signed A.C. Lewis, a vase, ht. 5 1/2; and covered incense burner, ht. 6 7/8 in.; printed marks. $400-600
4 Pair of Dr. Wall Period Worcester Porcelain Blue and White Baskets, England, 18th century, each oval with scalloped rims and pierced basketweave sides and twisted twig handles, the exterior adorned with florets, underglaze blue interior with fruit and flowers, crescent mark, lg. 9 in. $400-600
9 Two Royal Worcester Porcelain Vases, England, 19th century, a gold and bronze decorated nautilus shell form with lizard, all set on a coral-molded stand, ht. 8 3/8; and a wicker basketweave-molded two-handled vase with foliage in relief and set on four branch feet, ht. 7 7/8 in.; printed marks. $400-600
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14 Pair of Royal Worcester Porcelain Roumanian Man and Woman Figures, England, c. 1892, after the originals by James Hadley, each modeled standing, enamel decorated and with gilt trim, printed marks, ht. 13 1/2, 15 1/2 in. $500-700
15 Pair of Royal Worcester Porcelain Eastern Water Carriers, England, c. 1881, each gilded, bronzed, and enamel decorated to an ivory ground, impressed and printed marks, ht. 16 1/2, 17 1/2 in. $800-1,200
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16 Pair of Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Oyster Plates, France, c. 1880, each Haviland Limoges porcelain and designed by Theodore Russell David, gilded and polychrome enamel decorated, the reverse with eagle to the border, artist signed and printed factory marks, dia. 8 5/8 in. $800-1,200
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17 Mintons Marc-Louis Solon Decorated PateSur-Pate Vase, England, late 19th century, dark brown ground with gilded handles and border designs,