Dekorative Keramik-Vase, sog. „Medici-Vase“, Frankreich, spätes 19. Jh.

Large French ceramic 'Medici' vase with copper green oxide glaze. The shape based on the famed Medici Krater in the Uffizi in Florence with an everted lip above a plain body, with loop handles rising from lion heads on either side, on a spreading base and a low square plinth. The strong color of the glaze complements the ancient shape of the Medici vase.

PERIODE/OF THE PERIOD: Frankreich, Napoleon III, spätes 19. Jh. /France, Napoleon III, late 19th ct.
MATERIAL/MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Keramik, kupferoxidgrüne Glasur /Ceramic, copper green oxide glaze
ZUSTAND/CONDITION: Gut. Sehr schöne Alterspatina, minimale Bestoßungen/ Good. Beautiful patina. Minor losses at the base
HÖHE/HEIGHT: 57 cm /22.44 in. )
DURCHMESSER/DIAMETER: 40 cm (15.75 in. )
Price Upon Request