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.
Wilhelm Kage Argenta vase manufactured by Gustavsberg. "Argenta"
was Wilhelm Kage's series of luxurious, emerald-green glazed ceramics, often with neoclassical decoration applied in sterling silver. Mythological themes and imagery relating to the sea predominated, with highly detailed flowers and faces. ...
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.