Description

    A Sèvres-Style Porcelain Covered Urn With Gilt Bronze Mounts, circa 1895
    Signed: Ch. Fuches
    39 inches high (99.1 cm)

    The urn having gilt lid with fruit finial, cream body with scrolling gilt embellishments throughout, obverse cartouche depicting a colorful scene of a royal group boarding a carriage outside an estate, reverse depicting fountain garden scene on the grounds of an estate, gilt Rococo-style bronze handle mounts with garland and acanthus swag, to gilt collar on stepped rounded base, raised on gilt pedestal, with signature of Charles Fuches.


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    Crazing, wear to gilt, otherwise wear commensurate with age.

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2015
    12th-13th Saturday-Sunday
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