Magnificent 19th century French ormolu twin handle vase, after Clodion and cast by F. Barbedienne, of classical form, decorated with a raised frieze of classical figures. Flanked by mythical mask handles, on waisted fluted support, on foot, signed F. Barbe
French marble & gilt bronze pair of urns having goat head handles, applied floral bunting, acorn finials & a plaque inscribed 'Hommage Reconnaissant Des Fédérations Apicoles À Me Verlinden 1890-1930'. Height 45 cm
A pair of gilt metal mounted 'famille-verte' covered vases, 19th/20th century, each of quatrelobed section, the shouldered body tapering to the rouge marble mounted base and surmounted by a waisted neck with metal mounted rim, the sides reserved wi
A fine large Art Nouveau signed ormolu vase, circa 1900, with signature of Th. Somme, the bottle pedestal vase with a vegetal stem surmounted by three flowers encircling the rim, the body decorated with applied leaves and a winged fairy, incised signature
A pair of French oval silver mounted cut glass comports by Paillard Freres, 31 rue Chapon, Paris, circa 1880 the pierced stands elaborately decorated with cast putti holding trophies, doves and goat head masks among scrolls and swags, 15 cm high, 19 cm wid
A fine signed garniture vase attributed to SÈVRES, 19th century, the square section baluster covered vase with ormolu mounts decorated to low relief cartouches with romantic scenes, follies, and pastoral still life arrangements adorned with ribbons and ros
Superb Victorian silver plated & ivory centrepiece, by Horace Woodward & Co, Birmingham, comprising of a mirrored tray 69 cm wide beneath an elevated bowl and a pair of tazza, each of temple form with swag and vase fluted pediment and base, each with maker
A French ormolu mounted porcelain comport, Lahoche & Pannier - L' Escalier de Cristal, circa 1860, oval in form, the basin of the porcelain is painted with a charming scene of hummingbirds amongst flowers, a garland of flowers to interior and a garland of
A pair of rouge marble and ormolu mounted cassolettes, baluster in form, with a pierced ormolu neck and bud finial, the marble body mounted with ormolu floriate swags joining to twin swan handles, all raised on a shaped ormolu pedestal base, 46 cm high
An antique French bronze vase by P. Bouvier, circa 1900, cast in relief by the Jollet et Cie foundry in Paris from a Bouvier design, with parrots perched on bamboo and prickly pear style foliage, signed P Bouvier to the base and with a foundry seal undersi
A pair of Art Deco cold painted bronze trumpet vases, circa: 1930s, the stepped trumpet pedestal vases in a fine verdigris finish with gold borders and raised on low marble and alabaster plinths in black with white marble tops and geometric tiles to the fa
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