Amazingly Detailed Limoges France Courting Couple Portrait Charger Plaque with Rococo Carved Border (Tray)- Entirely Hand Painted- Not a Transfer

Stunning and Very Hard to Find Fully Hand-Painted Limoges Rococo Charger Wall Plaque. Characterized by sweetness and gaiety, the Rococo art period was frivolous in its choice of subjects and usually represented the leisure activities of the upper class. Here the artist paints a courting couple, a Cavalier Gentleman and Victorian Lady in 18th Century Costume, happily picnicking in the woods. The palette is a rainbow of pastel hues creating a delicate brushwork scene. Mesmerizing- it makes you daydream about how lovely the Victorian times must have been for couples like this. The lush forest is painted in deep earthy jewel tones, with the foggy mist in the background. The High Relief Carved Edge is rimmed in Coin Gold. This outstanding example is a true wall plaque, with factory drilled holes for hanging.

Size: 12" Wide

Condition: Excellent. No Chips, Cracks or Restorations. There seems to be a factory imperfection on the edge of the plate at 6 O'clock (see last two pictures- front and back shown) that is guaranteed not to effect the structural integrity of the piece nor distract from it.

Marked: GDA (for Gerard Dufraisseix, and Abbot) France early 1900

(For references see:Mary Gaston's Encyclopedia of Limoges China; Marks on German, Bohemian, & Austrian Porcelain 1710-present; american painted Porcelain by Dorothy Kamm)

Item ID: 11F-660

$752 USD

Make Offer Add to Wish List

Another shopper has this item in their Cart or Wish List. Don't miss out!

Limoges Fine Art~ Porcelain Antique Dealer


Dr. Rachel L.T. Kulberg, Hillsborough, NC   

Specializing in 19th & 20th Century European HP Porcelain. "Cerca Trova"- He Who Seeks, Shall Find!

Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2008

Decorate your home with Spring Flowers! Layaway available. Masterpieces on Porcelain- Investments for Fine Art Connoisseurs

Shipping/Handling*:$18.00 USD
Insurance:Included

Price for shipping to USA change location
*USPS Priority Mail


Estimate shipping to a different location:




More from Limoges Fine Art~ Porcelain Antique Dealer