A PAIR OF IMPORTANT IMPERIAL PORCELAIN VASES, IMPERIAL PORCELAIN MANUFACTORY, PERIOD OF NICHOLAS I (1825-1855) CIRCA 1840

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The gilt baluster shaped bodies decorated with scrolling foliage and bands of palmettes, the central reserves with finely painted landscape scenes after Jacob van Ruisdael, both signed, the vase to the right dated 1841 the scrolling handles arising in two shafts from Egyptian masks and terminating in eagle heads, with deep blue neck and stem, the circular base attached to a metal square plinth, marked with the blue Imperial cypher for Nicholas IQuantity: 2