fine late c19th french porcelain imari pattern 5piece garniture by samson paris

Fine late C19th French porcelain Imari pattern 5-piece garniture by Samson , Paris .


Price

£4,250
| $5,659 USD | €4,816 EUR


Item Ref

ML 207

Description

Fine late C19th French porcelain Imari pattern 5-piece garniture by Samson , Paris .
In the late C17th / early C18th Japanese Genroku period (1688-1704) Arita style , comprising 3 bulbous vases each with dome covers and ‘Shishi’ guardian lion-dog finials ,together with a pair of en-suite ‘beaker’ or sleeve vases of flared form . Richly decorated in the colours of the Imari palette , with vivid cobalt blue , iron-red , gold and white decoration.
The vases all with free-flowing panels of chrysanthemum and peony floral decoration interspersed with cartouches of mythical beasts and exotic birds .
The firm of Samson. Edme et Cie was in founded in Paris in 1845 and the firm produced high quality copies of rare Japanese , Chinese and European ceramics to supply the demands of the considerable collectors market for fine china during this period .
Highly decorative and impressive garniture of vases with fine quality painting and decoration . In excellent condition with only a minor chip to the rim of one covered vase, and a small hairline crack to one sleeve vase .
NB * similar garnitures of Samson ‘Japanese Imari’ porcelain sold Christie’s Amsterdam 13/10/1998 Sale No. 2388 Lot No 35 £34,596 and New York 21/11/2011 Sale No. 2641 Lot No 1053 $27500.
H (covered vase) 22” full
W 12”
D 12”
H (beaker) 14”
France c.1870
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
www.leesantiquesworcester.com.
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Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 207


Dimensions

Height = 55 cm (22")
Width = 30 cm (12")
Depth = 30 cm (12")



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