Beyond luscious Antique French Limoges Hand Painted Porcelain Teacup & Saucer, with both the Charles Field Haviland and Gerard, Dufraisseix & Abbot marks (GDA), dates to the very early 1900's. Picture yourself sipping tea in bed, after your maid has just delivered your tray, at the dawn of the 20th century. Absolutely divine, the handpainted floral Roses on this are exceptional, the exterior of this gorgeous cup has been hand painted with beautifully rendered pink burgundy roses in full bloom. The stems and leaves are done in varying shades of green and brown, so finely detailed for depth and realism.
The background is hand painted in wonderful soft shades of light pinks, apricot, and creamy beige. Inside the interior of the delicate cup, a darling single pink rose. Both the Cup and Saucer have been decorated in beautiful Roman Gold along the rim ~ beautifully articulated on the French scalloped rim. Fabulous condition, a sterling investment piece for your collection. Measures Cup: 4~1/4" diameter (incl.handle) 2"h , Saucer: 5~1/2" diameter. One in a life time find, a investment quality Art Porcelain treasure. Price includes free shipping with insurance within the USA.
Item ID: FGH103
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