Late 19th Century Pair of White Porcelain Elephants

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A very realistically modelled pair of white porcelain elephants on ormolu bases

Maison Samson, Paris, circa 1900

A similar, although slightly larger, example in:

- Mallett, 2010 catalogue, pag.26

-Visite Privee, Hotels Particuliers de Paris, pag. 91

-The collection of the late Duchess of Devonshire

An identical pair sold £11.250 at Christies on July 15th 2020

Another identical pair sold for the same price at Christies on sept 17Th 2013

Height 42 cm

Diameter 32cm

Condition: one elephant is perfect, the other has one toe glued back on the back left paw and two firing marks on the trunk

Late 19th Century Pair of White Porcelain Elephants
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