Noted for its intrepid color combinations and imaginative medleys of distinctive 20th-century design, Downtown is a destination for fresh design ideas. The LA shop was launched in 1996 by David Serrano and Robert Willson. In 2008, the shop was joined by the adjacent Outside Downtown. The pair’s enviable home was featured in the Dealer’s Choice: At Home with Purveyors of Antique and Vintage Furnishings (2001).
Pair of large early-20th-century Chinese hand-painted vases in
the style of famille rose. Maker's mark appears to be Guangxu Nian Zao 1875-1908. One vase has a base that has cracked and repaired.
Pair of floral Asian enamel vases with stands.
Although similar, each hand-painted vase reflects the personality of the artist with similar, yet distinct patterns of roses, chrysanthemum, butterflies, etc. Matching stands included. No maker's mark. Interior throat of one vase ...