Lot 115: Josef Strnact Majolica Jardinieres
November 9, 2016
Dania Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: DESCRIPTION: Josef Strnact cobalt blue majolica jardinieres. Features a Greco-Roman column base and stem along with amphora style rococo handles. Finished with renderings taken from Angelica Kauffmann, the Neo-Classical painter of regal angelic figures. Finished with gilded trim and accents and marked:" JS Made in Austria" along with impressed JS mark and "Angelica Kauffman" along the renderings seen at the top of the vases. CIRCA: Early 20th Ct. ORIGIN: Austria DIMENSIONS:H:17" L:11" CONDITION: Minor age appropriate wear as seen in gilding loss. One has a hairline fracture through the left of one of the Kauffman paintings. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or SMS (305) 333-4134. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.