Mid 19th century
Of flared form, painted each side with a panel of flowers against a blue ground enriched in gilding, 26cm high; and another Paris porcelain vase painted with a flower panel, 28cm high
|Estimate:||£80 - £120|
Blue ground vase- small shallow chip to one of the shell moulded feet. Some typical wear to the gilding.
White ground vase- Crack to rim, approx. 10cm length with small chip to rim at top of crack. Small chip to edge of one flower. Some wear to the gilding
Provenance: Hylda and Lewis Gilbert, Sheldrake Place, London.
Lewis Gilbert (d.2018), the celebrated film director, producer and screenwriter, best known for his 007 James Bond movies and Alfie.