Vienna Style Vase & Cover with a Musical Scene, c.1890

A fine vase and cover with a large panel hand painted in soft shades within a raised gilt cartouche of young lovers, she singing and he playing the mandolin, set on a bottle green ground, the reverse and cover decorated with raised gilt motifs. Gilt metal mounts at the top and base of the main body. Underglaze blue Vienna style beehive mark and black script title ‘Minne’ to base, panel signed Seler, c.1890.
35 cm (13.75 inches) high.


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