Pair of vases (vases cuir)

Factory: Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Artist: Figural decoration based on sculptures by Étienne-Maurice Falconet (French, 1716–1791)
Date: ca. 1765–70
Culture: French, Sèvres
Medium: Soft-paste porcelain, gilt bronze
Dimensions: vases only: 16 3/8 × 8 3/4 in. (41.6 × 22.2 cm); vases on gilt-bronze base (removed): 18 7/8 in. (47.9 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line: The Jules Bache Collection, 1949
Accession Number: 49.7.78a–c, .79a–c

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