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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 38

    A PAIR OF PARIS PORCELAIN GILT-GROUND OVIFORM TWO-HANDLED VASES

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF PARIS PORCELAIN GILT-GROUND OVIFORM TWO-HANDLED VASES
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Each slender oviform example with tall upright scroll handles before everted neck, gilt and tooled with a stylised swan and a swagged plinth of holding fruits reserved on a lustrous pink lozenge within a laurel-edged cartouche, the reverse with a tooled gilt landscape cartouche within a lozenge-shaped wreath, the upper and lower parts tooled with leaves and edged in pink, on square slate base
    12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) high overall (2)


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    Provenance

    with Bardith Ltd., New York.