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Pair of Paris Porcelain Figural Vases

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Paris Porcelain Figural Vases, France, 19th century, each polychrome enamel decorated and gilded with bisque figures of nymphs molded to freeform vases decorated with flowering gardens, each reverse with bouquet and ribbons, ht. 16 1/4, 17 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Each vase with gilt wear to rim and foot rim.
Vase with lady holding grapes: she's missing two fingers on her upper hand.
Vase with lady holding bird's nest: one bird with broken wing (piece present).

Keywords

France, Glass art, Pottery, Vase

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