DescriptionA PAIR OF T. QUENTIN DECORATED FRENCH SÈVRES-STYLE PORCELAIN AND GILT BRONZE COVERED URNS
Maker unknown, France, circa 1880
Marks: (intertwined L's), signed: Quentin
33 inches high (83.8 cm)
The pair of two-handled baluster-form urns raised on gilt bronze plinth with cobalt ground, to the front of the first a scene of an amorous couple in an outdoor setting, the man covering a list of virtues with extended hand, to the second a couple in flight in front of a waterfall, both with landscapes to the back, satyr-form handles with splayed horns, gilt bronze mounted collar between foot and base and at rim, domed cover with acorn finial.
Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000.
Good overall condition. One lid has been restored
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