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19th Century French Desvres Faience Urns, Pair

US$7,800

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An exceptional pair of large 19th century French faience urns from Desvres, by Fourmaintraux-Freres. Beautiful hand-painted floral decoration and sculptural swan handles. Elegant form with nice proportions. In almost mint condition with the beak of one swan having been professionally restored and only noticeable upon close inspection. The monumental size of these urns is a rare find, especially with this degree of artistry. Mark on underside: F.F. 28" H x 17.5" W (handles) x 12" (body) 10.5" diameter (base) 10.5" diameter (top) Weight: 30 lbs. each Note: Because of the scale of these urns, delivery will be white glove only.

Details

  • Creator
    Desvres (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 28 in. (71.12 cm)Width: 17.5 in. (44.45 cm)Depth: 12 in. (30.48 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1879-1887
  • Condition
    Repaired. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Seller Location
    Winter Park, FL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 772471stDibs: LU848624633542

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  • Shipping
    US$55 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 2-7 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Winter Park, FL
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 1 day of delivery.

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