1890’s 19 cm Sevres Vase

420,00

French Porcelain Ormolu/Sevre porcelain signed by Luigi.
Elongated pear shape on pedestal foot mounted on gilt brass/bronze shaped base.
Fine hand-painted Watteau style romantic couple in formal 18th century dress signed Luigi and with hand painted castle landscape on the other side. Painted pink opal trim with elaborate paste gilt diapers and foliated scroll borders. (1850-1899)

Description

Rare collectible vase of (height) 19 cm, made of Fine French Sevres Porcelain painted in hand and embossed in gold. There is a small unnoticeable crack as seen in picture,which can be thought as a mark of time since it is an original piece of the era 1850-1899.
Fine hand-painted Watteau style romantic couple in formal 18th century dress signed Luigi, with hand painted castle landscape on the other side. Painted pink opal trim with elaborate paste gilt diapers and foliated scroll borders.
It was bought from France in the 1890’s by a rich Greek trader, to be given as a wedding present and since then belonged to the family as a valuable remembrance of the great grandmother’s wedding ceremony.
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