This is a rare & exceptional example of an early 1900 hand painted "Lion" decor Plate decorated and signed by the Chicago Decorator, Osborne [See Reed's Pickard Collectors Book for an extensive coverage of his fabulous Chicago Studio].
The 9-7/8" Plate displays an African Lion at rest. The art work on this Plate is extremely well done with a life-like pose showing great detail and outstanding use of color
The hand painted Lion Plate is in excellent condition with almost no wear and totally free of nicks, chips, cracks, or repairs.
The Plate is signed by studio Artist, "Osborne". The Plate was decorated on a vintage 1900's J & C Bavaria blank.
This beautiful piece will make an excellent addition for your collection.
Please note that there is a matching Osborne Lion 11" Vase, unlisted, that is also available.
Please feel free to ask questions.
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