A pair of Sèvres style gilt bronze mounted 'jeweled' porcelain vases
late 19th/early 20th century
Each surmounted by a domed lid surmounted by a fir cone finial, the ovoid bodies centered by a continuous panel of Venus riding the waves on the back of a dolphin accompanied by putti, mermen and attendants, signed Poitevin, within gilt heightened and 'jeweled' borders, on circular laurel wrapped foot and square base with inswept corners, pseudo blue painted interlaced Ls enclosing S mark.
height 25 1/2in (65cm)
European Furniture and Works of Art
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