Vtg French Porcelain Ormolu Jardiniere Signed Puce Pink Fragonard/sevres Style For Sale
vtg French Porcelain Ormolu Console Bowl Puce Pink Fragonard-ish Rococo signed
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This is an ornate and decorative, vintage, heavy Jardiniere or low vase, done in the Rococo style, signed by the decorator and marked Made in France.It has a hand painted, porcelain body with an unusual puce, or deep pink background, ormolu mounts [gilt on brass or bronze handles, edge rim, and foot rim]. Central scene has hand painted details over a transfer-decal. The romantic scene shows a romantic couple - a woman and her lover in a field, with a placid sheep next to them -- in the Rococo style of Fragonard. It is signed at the lower left of the scene "A.Max". Interior is a warm white color, and has floral motifs.
It is a long OVAL in shape, and measures 4-1/2" tall to the tip top of the handles by about 12-1/2" wide to outside of handles, by about 5" across, at the center.
Marked on base, impressed: "MADE IN FRANCE". I do not see a maker's mark.
Please note that my props - a wooden apple, and a porcelain pig - are shown for scale only, and are not included in this sale.
This piece is HEAVY for size and weighs 2 lbs, 7 ounces, BEFORE packing. Free Economy shipping in the USA!
Please see my other sales for a matching decorative tall jar or amphora. I've just added a photo of the matching jar next to this console bowl, last photo.This photo is to show how they look displayed together. The jar is not included in this sale.
Jean-Honoré Fragonard was a French painter and printmaker whose late Rococo manner was distinguished by remarkable facility, exuberance, and hedonism. and as described!
Please note that if no offerding occurs before the last day, I may close the sale early.
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Fragonard / Sevres style vintage oval Console Bowl or low vase, with gilded bronze or brass mounts. Signed by artist and Made in France.
Vintage, probably 1930s-1940s?
No chips, no cracks, no crazing to the porcelain body.
scratches visible at very close inspection to the central romantic scene
with tiny losses of paint and transfer at the lady's one eye and
shoulder - you must look closely to see this - please see my enlarged
Overall handling wear and dullness to the gilding on mounts.
Handle at viewer's right is very, very slightly canted out of alignment - visible only when viewed from that end.
Odor-free and from a non-smoking home.
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3+ lbs carefully packed for shipping!
Please Note: A reasonable start price and ! Best of luck with your offers!
I will gladly combine any of my items in one package to save you shipping costs where practical. I am currently listing more great things.
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Vtg French Porcelain Ormolu Jardiniere Signed Puce Pink Fragonard/sevres Style: $71