Seller: alpha_and_omega_antiques (656) 100%, Location: Southport, Ships to: GB, Item: 283540537455 Georges Emille Henri Servant Warwick Vases Item Details***OFFERS ACCEPTED*** PLEASE SEE THE FOLLOWING LINK FOR AUCTION ESTIMATIONS ((((((((((https://www.invaluable.com/artist/servant-georges-emile-henri-nfkx64tqtk/sold-at-auction-prices/))))))) ((((((https://www.1stdibs.co.uk/search/?q=georges%20servant)))))))) A rare pair of bronze garniture Warwick Vase Urns by the renowned French bronzier Georges Emille Henri Servant. Exhibition Quality Pieces The Urns comprise of a pair of bronze representations of the famous Warwick Vase depicting mascaroons, followed by ormolu stems (each signed by the foundry) and are mounted upon black geomentrical marble bases in the Neo-Grec style, each with two masks of Mercury. Lastly, the marble bases stand on ormolu and bronze legs. The ormolu stems are each signed by Georges Servant, featuring the following: A star, bumblebee and G S. History of the Georges Servant Foundry Georges Emile Henri Servant (1828-1890) was a French clockmaker who, in 1855, took over his father’s workshop and foundry in the Marais district of Paris. He is known for the production of Greek and Egyptian revival style clocks and objet dar't. His work was praised for its high quality and he exhibited at many of the international exhibitions taking place in Paris and London, including the 1855 Paris Universal Exhibition and in London in 1862. He was awarded a gold medal for his neo-Greek and Egyptian clock models at the Paris Universal Exhibition in 1867. He was awarded France’s highest honour – the Legion d’Honneur in 1874. Condition Report Both urns are in exceptional condition considering their age. They will show some signs of usage, for instance some very small chips in the marble, please see the pictures. The urns feature rich patinas inside each of the bowls. The ormolu is mainly intact. Realised prices of Georges Servant Objects in auction alongside current opportunities in the market: Pair of Urns sold for 18 750 USD https://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/ecatalogue/2008/19th-century-furniture-sculpture-ceramics-silver-and-works-of-art-n08480/lot.65.html Pair of Urns sold for 18 000 GBP https://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/ecatalogue/2006/the-great-exhibitions-sale-l06735/lot.552.html Mixed Items https://www.sothebys.com/en/search-results.html?query=georges%20servant%20 https://www.1stdibs.com/search/?q=georges%20servant Terms Of SaleWe operate a no refunds policy for buyers remorse. Shipping InformationWe ship worldwide. Shipping prices on the listing are for the UK only, unless stated otherwise. For shipping costs to a particular country, please do not hesitate to contact us. All of our labels are purchased online, and therefore all have tracking to ensure the item arrives to you.