Manufacturer: Manufactured by Marc Schoelcher (established 1798–1834)

Date: ca. 1815–20

Geography: Made in Paris, France

Culture: French

Medium: Porcelain

Dimensions: 13 3/8 x 10 x 7 5/8 in. (34 x 25.4 x 19.4 cm)

Classification: Ceramics

Credit Line: Purchase, Thomas Jayne Gift, Peter Terian Gift, Friends of the American Wing Fund by exchange, 1999

Accession Number: 1999.191.1


With lavish gilded decoration and delicately painted landscapes, this pair of vases is among the most ornate known with a history of American ownership.