A Pair of French Samson Porcelain Fish Bowl Jardinieres in the Oriental Manner, on Giltwood Stands

A Pair of French Samson Porcelain Fish Bowl Jardinieres in the Oriental Manner, on Giltwood Stands

SAMSON ET CIE. (founded c.1830)
A Pair of French Samson Porcelain Fish Bowl Jardinieres in the Oriental Manner, on Giltwood Stands

Date & Origin c. 1880, France
Dimensions
H
94.50 cm (37 inc)
Dia
67 cm (26 inc)
Description
A Pair of Samson Fish Bowls in the Oriental Manner, on Giltwood Stands

Of typical Canton circular everted form, decorated in the Famille Rose palette with cranes, phoenix and foliage on the porcelain bodies, with applied Lion-Dog masks to the sides. Set upon carved giltwood stands in the early Georgian manner, with 'C' scrolls and acanthus carving, each with animal masks and paw feet.
Literature
The highly skilled Samson Factory, based in Paris, operated until 1891, making excellent copies of European and Oriental pieces.
Medium
Polychrome painted porcelain, carved giltwood
Condition
Excellent
Stock Code 9024
P.O.A
Dimensions
H
94.50 cm (37 inc)
Dia
67 cm (26 inc)
Description
A Pair of Samson Fish Bowls in the Oriental Manner, on Giltwood Stands

Of typical Canton circular everted form, decorated in the Famille Rose palette with cranes, phoenix and foliage on the porcelain bodies, with applied Lion-Dog masks to the sides. Set upon carved giltwood stands in the early Georgian manner, with 'C' scrolls and acanthus carving, each with animal masks and paw feet.
Stock Code 9024

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