This rare and special piece is an example of the popular early 18th Century egyptian motif (from Napoleon's exploits in Egypt) in Franch. This clock features hand painted face, Pharaoh surmounting crocodiles and sphinxes. Circa 1800s. Dimensions: 13.5" high X 12" wide X 6" deep.
Exquisite pair of French Belle Epoque Japonaiserie antique Square Baluster ceramic covered vases feature meandering cherry blossom branches over a craquelure pale background surrounding different colored “card” Nature dipictions of birds, butterflies and flowers. Note the gilt edge rim and base.13,2" High X 4.2" wide X 3.5" Deep
Fine French Clock made of Meissen porcelain dragon and ormolo with signed white porcelain face and delicate scrolled brass hands. Face signed by the superlative retailer Gumps of San Francisco founded in 1861. Movement signed Paris. Dimensions: 15" high X 8" wide X 5" deep.
Three refined Master quality hand painted French miniature portraits - oil on porcelains of Louis XVI, Conte de Provence and the Conte de Artois in original frame. Circa late 18th Century. Dimensions: Portraits - 3.5" X 2.5" each, frame - 18" X 11".
Beautiful 19th Century French brilliant blue Guilloche Compact Box with hand painted master oil painting portrait of a Lady, signed "Regnol". Dimensions: 3.5" X 2.5" (portrait 2" X 2"). Condition - good commensurate with age, slight chip on bottom (see photo).
Strikingly attractive Charles Field Haviland Limoges porcelain serving dishes - two with matching porcelain lids and a matching deep serving dish, all featuring beautifully handpainted flower motifs. Hallmarked: "Ch. Field Haviland Limoges" and green " C F H ". The year of manufacture is 1876. Measurements: each of the two covered dishes: length 12" depth 7" height 3" without lids - 6" with lids. - Deep dish 9" X 9" height 3 3/4".
This three piece matching porcelain Chinese vases and bowl with monkey motifs are uncommon and finely crafted. Stylishly celebrating and inviting the Monkey's attributes of genius, quick wit, understanding, honesty and reliability. Each piece has beautifully gold gilt trim around the top. The large vase and bowl are signed. Circa 1890. Dimensions approx.: Tall vase :h. 15" diameter 9". Large vase 8" h. X 14" around, bowl 4.5" h. X 12" around. Condition: ...click for details