Live Auction

The March 2023 Auctions: Day 1

Thu, Mar 16, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 154

French Empire Hand Painted Porcelain Vases, C. 1900, Ornathological, H 6.5'' Dia. 5'' 1 Pair

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
A pair of antique French painted porcelain vases. Each offers motifs rendered in gilding with bird images in front and verso panels. No maker's marks or branding observed to the undersides. Vases supported by claw feet on round gilded plinths. Traditional and elegant.


With modest wear to gilding in high relief areas. Small fracture and skillful repair to the lip on one vase. Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles specialists. Should you have any additional questions regarding the condition of this lot, please email conditions@dumouchelles.com.