Superb Hand Painted French Twin Handle Sevres Porcelain Centerpiece of Oval Outline, last half of the Nineteenth Century.
The main oval bowl with lavish tooled raised exquisite gilding on a dark green ground, the back with similar decoration above an oval spreading socle ending on a square platform base. The two handles modelled as long neck swans.
Provenance: Retailed by Antiques Dealer Leon Bregere. 14 Boulard des Moulins, Monte Carlo. Sold in 1912, see image.
Condition: Good condition for such an early piece except for very light wear to gilding at high points. Mark as per image shown.
Width: (entire) 13" (33cm). Height: 76.5" (16.5cm). Depth: (at top rim) 4.5" (11.5cm).