Pair of Chinese blue porcelain ewers from the Kangxi period (late 17th century - early 18th century) adorned with a gilded bronze frame with a foliage motif from the 19th century.
Mounted porcelain was one of the most valuable objects in the 18th century. Works of merchants haberdashery, they adorned the most prestigious collections. This craze continued into the 19th century and 18th century porcelains continued to be mounted on Louis XV style bronzes.
30 000 €