Pair of chiseled bronze vases with russet patina, rim outlined with frieze of Vitruvian scrolls, handles designed as Greek fretwork terminating with putto heads. Gadrooned body is relief-ornated with olive branch and flowered wreathes tied with ribbons and joined with drapery enhanced with rose sprays. Laurel leaf wreath decoration on base atop speckled marble plinth.
Signed F. BARBEDIENNE on rim
Late 19th Century
Height: 22,5 cm (8-3/4 in.) - Width: 10,5 cm (4 in.) - Depth: 8,5 cm (3-1/3 in.)