Two world-famous large amphora vases, made in neo-Greek style by F. Levillain and F. Barbedienne in 1871.
Depicting the worship of Dionysos with its attributes: An ivy wreath, the Thyrsus and the Kantharos, a large two-point drinking cup. Pan with double flute and bust of Herme on a pillar. Also present the Greek Comedie masks.
In 1878, F. Levillain won a gold medal for his Neo-Greek pieces.
Weight is 11 kg per piece.
- No. of items
- Pair of Greek amphora or Kantharos - representation of Dionysos or Bacchus worship
- Bronze (patinated), Marble
- Designer/ Artist
- Levillain Ferdinand (1837-1905)
- Manufacturer/ Brand
- Ferdinand Barbedienne, Foundry
- Model/ Name
- Estimated Period
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- 63×28×28 cm
- 11 kg