Late-19th-century tapering square hand-painted chinoiserie vase with vibrant
flowering branches in yellow, red, blue, green and gold gilt accents. Marked "Hand Painted, Nippon" with the Morimura Brothers, Japan hallmark. Light wear, loss of gold.
Tall graceful hand-painted French faience vase in Gien's
centuries-old Pivoines pattern. Colorful peonies cover this extraordinary piece. Beautiful scalloped ceramic form. Marked "Gien France" with the company castle mark used from 1938 through 1960.