Monumental Pair of Berlin Faience Red and Black-Lacquered Vases

19th Century

The surface 'japanned' in imitation of Chinese lacquer in red and black, of baluster form with a slightly spreading foot, the enamel decoration formed of panels of chinoiserie figures at various pursuits, reserved on a black-ground with gilt arabesque and scrollwork.

Height: 50.5 x Width: 19 x Depth: 19 inches