Lot 4: PAIR OF FINE FRANZ DÖRFL VIENNA AUSTRIA PORCELAIN
January 12, 2013
Boynton Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: Pair of Franz Dorfl vases finely painted to depict continuous mythological views, "Das Goldene Zeitalter" (The Golden Age) and "Tanz der Nymphen" (Dance of Nymphs), named on the underside. Each vase signed E. Heider to side. Stunning gilded ground to scenes with beading. Elegant scrolled gilded designs over cobalt ground. Each holds lavender FD Vienna in sheild over Austria mark to bottom for Franz Dorfl. Circa the turn of the century. Each measures approx. 9 1/2" height x 4 1/8" diameter (24.1cm x 10.4cm). Total weight of 894 grams.