A first empire French Paris hand-painted vase c.1810-20
A beautiful hand-painted first empire Paris porcelain vase with gilt swan-shaped handles on a royal blue background. The hand-painted cartouche depicts a countryside scene whilst the back of the vase is decorated with gilt-etched allegorical emblems. There is rubbing to the gilding at the back.
French circa 1810-20
W: 12cm (4.7")H: 27cm (10.6")
19th Century, Georgian (1714 to 1837), Empire