Two (2) French inkwells. 1st item: Signed Guenardeau silvered bronze French inkwell with pen tray, elongated oval form having leaf and berry design and scroll border. Two (2) hinged inkwells with leaf and berry decoration to lids and porcelain cups to interiors. Artist's name at lower right front, S. GUENARDEAU sclp. Suisse Freres Editeurs Paris Foundry mark to back. 2 3/4" H x 13 5/8" W x 7 3/8" D. French, late 19th/early 20th century. 2nd item: Art Nouveau bronze patinated inkwell with pen tray, naturalistic oval form with pen tray featuring female bust with hair highlighted by berries and leaves and hinged well with lid of embossed leaves and twigs. Incised maker's mark FRAINIER to lower right. 1 3/4" H x 9" x 7 1/8". French, late 19th/early 20th century. CONDITION: 1st item: Overall good condition with minor wear to silver surface. 2nd item: Overall good condition. No ink container included.
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