Important pair of fully gilded egg shaped vases on pedestals with crook shaped handles. One side is decorated by large painted landscapes depicting woods & rivers while the other side is decorated with engraved 'bruni à l'effet' motifs. Factory of Darte frères in Paris. Charles X period.
Littr. The factory of Darte was on of the most prestigious porcelain manufactory from Paris; famous for its production of vases & set elements with fully gilded grounds decorated by finely painted scenes and 'bruni à l'effet' engraved motifs. A comparable pair of vases is exhibited in the Sèvres museum.
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