Continental School, early to mid 19th century pair of soft paste porcelain corbeilles or centerpiece baskets with reticulated ivory and turquoise glazed sides, each supported on an unglazed pedestal adorned with bisque putti holding fruit, cups, and dead game, atop a broad circular turquoise and ivory glazed base raised on three scrolled feet adorned with grape leaf clusters. 11 1/2" H x 10 1/2" dia. Provenance: a Nashville, TN estate. CONDITION: Overall excellent condition. One basket is slightly loose. Other basket has a shallow and narrow 1/4" flake to interior which has been overpainted. Both have scattered very light grime in a few spots and a couple of miniscule glaze flakes to the lower tips of the leaves on the base.
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