MONUMENTAL 1758 SEVRES VASE: Finely painted courting scene on front with a lake scene on verso with heavy painted gilt scrolling foliate encompassing scenes over a cobalt blue ground. Mounted in a scrolling foliate bronze to handles. Raised on a bronze base. Lid has a cherub finial over 2 stylized Griffin's painted in gold. Mark under lid dates this beauty to 1758. Approx. 33.75'' h x 14.75'' w. Est. $1000/2000**
CONDITION: Vintage photos taken by the consignor's family are in the office. Loss of gold at finial. One pin to handle missing.