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Pair of Continental Sevres Style Porcelain Covered Urns, late 19th Century

Pair of Continental Sevres Style Porcelain Covered Urns, late 19th Century

Product Description:

With romantic courting scenes and mixed flower reserves surrounded by gilded foliate accents and trim, the bulbous vessels supported by pedestal and square bases, the background field a celestial blue, with pseudo Sevres style marks.

These vases are in the style of 18th century Sevres, the famous French factory formed in 1738. This style came back in fashion in the late 19th century and copies were mainly produced by other French, German or Austrian porcelain manufacturers. Some factories even went so far as to imitate the Sevres marks. The quality of these copies vary widely and the best examples are still highly collectible.

Dimensions:

Height without lid 16 in.

Width of bases are 6 5/8 in.

Width at handles 11.5 in.

Overall height is 18.5 in.

Condition:

Some wear to paint, especially to gilding. Please contact cataloging@lofty.com for specific condition questions.

Provenance:

Purchased at an auction in New York City in 1947-1948 by the current owner's parents, listed in the auction catalogue as "Sevres Vases. Mark used by Sevres prior to 1753.".

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SKU: 01tj0000002eYBLAA2

 
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Pair of Continental Sevres Style Porcelain Covered Urns, late 19th Century

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