Offered for sale is an exquisitely painted vase by Doulton of Burslem, England, and hand decorated by Louis Bilton (1858 – 1910). The bud vase is decorated with gilded dolphin head handles and a slender neck on a bulbous body raised on a plinth.
Louis Bilton was a renowned painter for Royal Doulton and used flowers sketched from his visit to Australia to decorate his wares. He was employed with Doulton beginning in 1892 for twenty years. His work won worldwide acclaim at the Chicago 1892 Exhibition.
The vase is in excellent condition with a slight tilt.
Size: 9 1/8” Height.
Doulton Burslem Louis Bilton Hand Painted Vase