Rare Chantilly soft-paste hanging flower-pot with five-sided front. Tin glaze and polychrome decoration in the Japanese Kakiemon style. The bands in relief highlighted with black and red lines. On the top, a large painted butterfly hides a firecrack.
Marked underneath with a hunting horn in red.
Length: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 inches)
Height : 11.3 cm (4 7/16 inches)
Very good condition (minor firecracks, small chip to top rear edge)
This type of flower pot is fairly common in French faience but very rare in soft-paste porcelain. Ours has two holes indicating that it was intended for wall hanging.
Delevery information :
The objects are on display at our gallery located rue de Beaune in central Paris, where they can be examined and picked up by appointment.
No packing or shipment cost is included in the selling price.
We will happily obtain on behalf of our clients a quote for packing and door to door shipment and can recommend MAIL BOXES ETC. whom we regularly use ourselves. For International shipments, we also use FedEx.
Clients remain responsible for the choice of packers, shippers and insurers, who should be paid directly.
Price : on request