Napoleon III, circa 1870

Fine pair of covered porcelain vases on piedouche mounted on gilt bronze. Cobalt blue grounds with beautiful gallant scenes inspired by Fragonard on one side and landscapes on the other side. Finely chased gilt bronze women's heads as handles. The entire vases are decorated with thick gold in the rocaille style. Marked with the enterlaced L's and the letter F in the center. Fine quality that is rare on the market.

Size: H 70 cm

Paris, late 19th century.