The design possibilities of an antique urn or vase are truly limitless. It’s a blank canvas that provides artists with the freedom of expression, leading to the creation of one-of-a-kind pieces of art that are still enjoyed today.
Whether it showcases symmetrical design with an elegant motif or is made in a more whimsical shape with vibrant colors and flowers, it is easy to see that artists took full advantage of the porcelain medium to express their true creativity and style. Each showcasing a different artistic talent and design, antique ceramic vases
and urns are some of the most creative pieces you can find for your own collection.
Pottery art in the form of antique porcelain vases has been around for centuries. Originating as practical items for carrying water, urns and vases with or without handles eventually became decorated and adorned with hand-painted motifs and art fit for royals and the wealthy. Antique urns even became more elaborate with time, serving as a beautiful memorial vases to honor the deceased.
At M.S. Rau Antiques, our antique porcelain urns and vases, including pieces by Wedgwood, Sèvres
, are among the finest decoration of their kind. Look through our wide selection of antique Chinese porcelain
vases and Sèvres porcelain for sale on our website today to find the perfect collector's piece. Whether you're looking for an interior design accent piece to complement your furniture or an antique porcelain vase to showcase on your mantel, we are confident that you will find the perfect antique piece at M.S. Rau Antiques. Each piece is backed by our 125% guarantee.