Fine Pair of Ormolu & Onyx Albani Vases by Georges Servant

July 12, 2021 Posted in:
Fine Pair of Ormolu & Onyx Albani Vases by Georges Servant

Georges Emile Henri Servant (FRENCH, 1828-1890)
A pair of mid 19th century, continental, gilt bronze Albani vases after the antique. Each with bead moulded rim above a leafy edge with eight busts surrounding the waisted frieze, flanked by a pair of reeded twisted handles, standing on a flared fluted socle with onyx stepped plinth and gilt paw feet. Original gilding. Stamped to each plinth ‘GS’ either side of a bee & star. The original antique marble vase was at the Villa Albani.

Height 8″ (20.5cm)

Width 8 1/2“ (21.5cm)

Depth 6″ (15cm)

Circa 1860

French