Italian Romantic Hand Painted Decorative Glazed Terracotta Eggs with Cherubs and Art's Allegory on Giltwood Stands


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This pair of Italian romantic terracotta eggs painted in the round on giltwood stands are a lovely decorative object, hand painted with extreme attention to details features putti and cherubs lying on white fluffy clouds in a blue sky. A putto is painting, a cherub seems to compose a poem or lyric, a group of other cherubs shoot arrows at a target centered by a heart in a wonderful allegory of arts and love. These delightful allegorical scenes, datable to late 19th century, are enriched with draperies, garlands of flowers, rosettes throughout and a shiny gold painted band at the bottom. The eggs feature a convenient scale and are large enough to appreciate in detail the different variations of the painted scenes, turn them and you can enjoy a different view every time! The antique painting has a glazed finish as a faux ceramic and a desirable cracquelure throughout, extremely good overall condition, the paint is stabile and the colors are bright and saturated despite the patina. The eggs rest on a carved and gilded wooden pedestal. A charming collectible decorative piece to put in every room of your home or to expose in a vitrine or above a shelf. Measures: Diameter 13, height 24 cm, stand's base diameter 9 cm.

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19th century (1800-1899)
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Dimensions (cm):
24H x 13W x 13D 13DI
Dimensions (inch):
9,45H x 5,12W x 5,12D 5,12DI
Creator / Artist:
Wood, Terracotta, Gilt wood, Other
Very good;
Inventory ID:
uova terracotta
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