A Larger than normal pair of early 19th Century Grand Tour patinated bronze and Sienna marble tazzas in the Neo-Classical taste.
French Circa 1820.
Of large proportions standing 35cm in height, each patinated bronze Tazza having a beaded rim and reeded edge over a gadrooned tapering bowl with scrolled acanthus leaf handles, supported by a waisted circular socle with a foliate upturned leaf base. Seated on tall square Sienna marble plinths with finely chased lappet cast mounts over a stepped base.
In very good condition these Tazza’s are particularly fine with good bronze work and choice cuts of veined Sienna marble used. Note these are larger than normal found.
Width 8 1/2 inches – 22cm
Height 12 1/2 inches – 32cm
Depth 6 1/2 inches – 16.5cm