Full Details for Lot 699

Sale 1904 Lot 699

Italian High-Glaze Terracotta Tile Wall

20th century, the roundel centers decorated with images of the constellations and depicting their polychrome zodiac symbols, on a ground of amber, decorated with scattered gilt stars, a compass star in the upper left, one tile reading "TANAGRA, ROMA", 160 pieces plus additional tiles not pictured.
overall h. 72", w. 120"

Estimate $1,200-1,800

**Tiles were previously installed in a home. In the removal process, many were damaged; many of which were repaired and glued back together; many have glue/adhesive residue on backing. There are additional tiles besides those that are photographed. The tiles are in numerous boxes and approximately 10-15% of them have some type of imperfection.

Unsold
More From The Auction

Lot 697

Partial Service of Baccarat Balmoral Cut Crystal Stemware

Lot 698

Contemporary Brushed Steel and Polished Brass Tea Cart

Lot 700

Pair of Art Deco-Style Leather Club Chairs

Lot 701

Charles Umlauf (American/Texas, 1911-1994), The Three Graces

Interested In This Lot?

submit lot inquiry
 

© New Orleans Auction Galleries.  Images, descriptions and condition reports used on this site are original copyright
material and are not to be reproduced without permission. For further information telephone 504-566-1849

close