Presented for sale is a lovely 19th century Quimper Faience hand painted wall plaque, entitled, "Molière Visant le Misanthrope, A L'Auberge du Mouton blanc, Auteuil". The scene is taken from a famous painting by, Japres Trayner, of French playwright Molière and his followers. He and his friends are dining at L'Auberge du Mouton Blanc, a famous 17th century restaurant that was frequented by famous writers, actresses, and courtesans. It is still in existence today.
The plaque is set into a gilded frame and is fitted for hanging. It is in excellent condition.
Size of frame: 20 3/4" Width x 15 1/4" Height.
Item ID: PS04-08-09-06
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