Unique Bernardaud & Co B&Co Limoges Monogram Cider Pitcher
Antique Limoges Bernardaud and Company B & Co. porcelain cider pitcher hand painted with very abstract brushwork which looks a bit like a landscape. There is a gold monogram and a wide gold band painted around the top and the foot. It has an arts & crafts look, different from the more typical floral decoration. It is hand painted on a blank from Bernardaud and Co., Limoges, France, no artist signature. Marked on bottom B & Co. Limoges France in green underglaze Mark 1, ca. 1900-14. It measures 5 1/2" high and about 7 3/4" diameter at the widest. The foot is 4 7/8" diameter. In excellent condition with no chips or cracks. or wear to the gold.