19th century, French, Persian influence, elephant handled earthen ware / faïence jardinière / ‘cache-pot’ by Théodore Deck for Jules Viellard & Cie héodo
A rare and important, 19th century, ovoid, Persian influence, finely enamelled elephant mask handled jardinière / ‘cache-pot’ with geometric, lambrequin and floral decoration by Théodore Deck for Jules Viellard & Cie of Bordeaux. French, circa 1880.
Persian and Japanese art became popular, in France and Europe following such events as the Universal Exhibitions of 1867 and 1878, both in Paris.
This is a SOLD item and has been left in the Public Domain for research purposes.
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