18th Century French Hand-Painted Porcelain in Gilt-Mount (Ormolu), Centrepiece
18th Century French Hand-Painted Porcelain in Gilt-Mount (Ormolu), Centrepiece
18th Century French Hand-Painted Porcelain in Gilt-Mount (Ormolu), Centrepiece
18th Century French Hand-Painted Porcelain in Gilt-Mount (Ormolu), Centrepiece
18th Century French Hand-Painted Porcelain in Gilt-Mount (Ormolu), Centrepiece
18th Century French Hand-Painted Porcelain in Gilt-Mount (Ormolu), Centrepiece
18th Century French Hand-Painted Porcelain in Gilt-Mount (Ormolu), Centrepiece

18th Century French Hand-Painted Porcelain in Gilt-Mount (Ormolu), Centrepiece

The Ormolu Centrepiece 


Transitional period, late 18th century (circa 1770-1780)
This vase embodies a neoclassical shape and a Rococo depiction of flowers, the blue flowers around the neck of the vase first appeared circa 1770s and became popular during the neoclassical period.
In the 18th century, Parisian craftsmen took the art of gilt bronze to extraordinary heights of technical and artistic achievement, these objects were very expensive. Gilt bronze was a major element of the interior decoration of the houses of the wealthy and proclaimed the wealth and good taste of their owners. circa 1770s, the taste for gilt bronze ornament had conquered every wealthy household in Paris and it became an essential feature of any fashionable interior

Details

  • Date: 18th Century
  • Material: Ormolu 
  • Techniques: Hand-Painted
  • Size: H 14.77 in. x W 6.3 in. x D 13.78 in., H 37.5 cm x W 16 cm x D 35 cm
  • Style: Neoclassical
  • Place of Origin: France

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