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238. Antique Pair French Vieux Paris Gilt Porcelain Vases Urns Flowers Sevres Style
A Very Elegant Pair of Hand decorated Vieux Paris Porcelain Porcelain Vases of Generous proportions, outstanding quality and good untouched condition. Last half of the Nineteenth Century.
Of ovoid form with Rococo elements and shaped and pointed upper rims, the oval spreading bases with lavish gilt decoration on an off-white ground. The finely executed hand paintings depicting Summer Flowers and Old Roses, each below a blue-ribbon swag.
Condition: Superb untouched condition, very light wear to gilding at high points.
Height: (entire) 11.25” (28.5cm). Width: (at widest) 6.25” (16cm). Depth: at base) 4" (10cm).
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.
Fixed price affordable Worldwide Store to door shipping.
Old Paris Porcelain, also referred to as Vieux Paris, refers to the ornately-decorated gilt porcelain created in and around Paris by more than 30 different factories from the mid-18th century through approximately 1870. Pieces created include figures, vases, tableware, and other accessories.