Pair of “Paniers de Crabes” Majolica Vases, France, circa 1900
Enchanting and amusing pair of pleasingly rotund Barbotine vases, representing crabs forming a ring around woven baskets. The inspiration is taken from the French expression “un panier de crabes”, the English translation of which is something like “a nest of vipers”.
Height: 30cm – 11.82 in
Diameter: 30cm – 11.82 in