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Pair RARE Baccarat Opaline Exotic Bird Vases by Jean Francois Robert

Pair RARE Baccarat Opaline Exotic Bird Vases by Jean Francois Robert

Code: 11826

Dimensions:H: 30cm (11.8")

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Pair of RARE Baccarat Opaline Vases by Jean Francois Robert with Hand Painted with Birds.

Opaline Vases of this Period are Typically Decorated with Flowers. Subjects such as Birds are Extremely Rare.

The Central Design is Hand Painted with Several Large Polychrome Exotic Birds Perched on Leaves and Stems. 

The Birds are Large and Extremely Detailed and Well Painted.

Jean-Francois Robert who Developed a Technique for Painting on Glass in the 1830's and Patented the Process.  

Formerly a Painter at the Sevres Porcelain, he set up a Workshop in Sevres and was Commissioned to Paint Opaline Glass for Baccarat.

Condition: Good with some typical rubbing on the neck.