Up for sale is a rare antique. CLIGNACOURT, MANUFACTURE DE MONSIEUR two piece porcelain bough pot made in Paris 1785. This large example is completely painted by hand with vibrant enameled floral scenes done with a hypo realistic approach on all three panels. The pot is made in a half moon pillared form and is also embellished with very elaborate gold gilded detailing throughout. It features a removable bough lid with 7 mounted vase lips and vent holes along with applied gilding as well.
When the lid sits recessed inside the base it rests on 4 inner prongs as seen when lid is removed. There are several marks underneath and the piece is in very nice condition. It measures 11 5/8 inches long by 6 inches back to front by 5 1/2 inches tall. There are two very small flakes on a vase lip and the inner base edge along with discoloration on the back corner as seen in last photo.
Thank you for visiting "Dusty Treasures " and please feel free to browse through. The item "RARE ANTIQUE 1785 PARIS CLIGNACOURT DE MONSIEUR PORCELAIN BOUGH FLOWER POT W LID" is in sale since Wednesday, September 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Vases".
The seller is "michaelstacyart" and is located in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.