Vase and Cover

Soft-paste porcelain and gilt-bronze, gilded. gilt-bronze stand | 25.1 x 13.4cm | c. 1765 - 1770

Manufacture de Sèvres

Illustrating the new neoclassical forms that became fashionable in the 1760s, this vase has spiralling flutes on the neck and sashes draped below the shoulder. The design may have been inspired by two Chinese vases which were described in the invento...
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