Antique French Ormolu Mounted Porcelain Ewers

July 2, 2022 Posted in:
Antique French Ormolu Mounted Porcelain Ewers

A fine pair of 19th century, French ormolu mounted continental porcelain ewers. The lobed bodies painted with alternating cartouches of courting couples and floral sprays, mounted in ormolu with scroll handle incorporating a winged cherub, a bronze mask to the spout interior, and standing on a circular stepped pierced base with flared socle. Regilded. Porcelain with no damage or restoration.

Height 14 1/4” (36.3cm)

Base diameter 4 1/8” (10.5cm)

French

Circa 1870