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.
An orange glazed original art pottery ceramic vase
by French ceramicist Gilbert Portanier, Vallauris, France, circa 1950. Signed on base and on the underside. Portanier was born in the French Riviera and had a long career as a ceramicist, working ...
French tall Gien vase in the 200-year old
Fond Bleu Renaissance pattern. The ornate design features a winged cherub, winged sirens, male figures with ribbons, and designs of arabesques, urns, fruits, and leaves. Gold link bands encircle the borders and ...