A WEDGWOOD WHITE JASPERWARE FIGURE OF CUPID CIRCA 1790 AND 1840
A WEDGWOOD WHITE JASPERWARE FIGURE OF CUPID CIRCA 1790 AND 1840
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A WEDGWOOD WHITE JASPERWARE FIGURE OF CUPID CIRCA 1790 AND 1840

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 USD

A WEDGWOOD WHITE JASPERWARE FIGURE OF CUPID CIRCA 1790 AND 1840

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 USD

Lot Sold:1,875USD

Lot Details

Description

A WEDGWOOD WHITE JASPERWARE FIGURE OF CUPID CIRCA 1790 AND 1840


modeled pulling an arrow from his quiver with billing doves at his feet, raised on a solid-blue jasper pedestal base with ram's head masks suspending white garlands, impressed uppercase WEDGWOOD to pedestal.

Height 7⅜ in.

18.8 cm

Condition Report

Cupid has been off the pedestal and glued back; the socket set in the pedestal which anchors the figure is cracked across; minor minuscule chip to the edge of the figure's mound base.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Olivia P. Lenhart Collection, no. 724, bearing label

Models of Hebe and Cupid were listed in the 1787 Wedgwood catalogue.

Wedgwood and Beyond: English Ceramics from the Starr Collection
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