Paar dekorative Charles X-Stil vergoldete Bronze Henkelkrater-Vasen, Frankreich, Mitte 19. Jh.

Pair of gilt bronze urns, the tapering ovoid body cast in high relief depicting satyrs and bacchante, raised on a circular polished black marble socle. The relief scene from a bacchanal in the manner of Claude Michel, called Clodion (1738-1814). Clodion was a contemporary of Houdon and Fragonard, pursuing in his terracottas and overall designs again and again the topic of bacchanalian revelers. A motif borrowed and met again in those urns of the 2nd half of the 19th century.

OF THE PERIOD: Napoleon III, mid 19th ct.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Gilt Bronze, black marble
CONDITION: Excellent. Wear consistent with age and use.
17.72 in. (45 cm)
DIAMETER: 7.48 in. (19 cm)
Price Upon Request