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Pate-Sur-Pate Porcelain, Sterling Silver & Fine Arts

Sat, Sep 16, 2017 11:00AM EDT - Sun, Sep 17, 2017 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1003

LOUIS SOLON DECORATED PATE-SUR-PATE PORCELAIN

Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000

Bid Increments

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$0 $5
$30 $10
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$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000

LOUIS SOLON DECORATED PATE-SUR-PATE PORCELAIN PLAQUE, 1906, H 8 1/4", W 15 1/4":A rectangular deep green ground plaque; layered white slip of a central cloaked figure, probably an allegory of wisdom, standing in front of a column and plinth gate; numerous small owls roost in the leafy tree behind him, while eight classical styled ladies stand about holding empty cages and admiring the owls. Decorated by Marc-Louis-Emmanuel Solon, signed L. Solon and dated. Frame measures H.14" x 21" overall. Reference: The Dictionary of Minton, Atterbury and Barkin, p.154.

Condition

A small glaze defect at the lower center ground.