Pair Antique Figurative Painted Paris Porcelain Apothecary Urns with Lids
This pair of wonderful Paris porcelain apothecary ( pharmacy ) urns and covers feature the hand-painted portraits of two gentlemen on one side, likely Hippocrates and Galen, and serpents and palm trees on other side, on cobalt blue grounds with gilded decorations. Signed "Paul Lefebure, Rue de L'Odeon 13 Paris" for the pharmacy supplier. Each measures 19 inches (48 cm). Condition of each is very good. There are scratches, nicks and small losses and wear, consistent with age.