This beautiful bowl, handpainted with a matte glaze in Germany, is marked IPF in a triangle with Germany below the triangle. The relief molded body is decorated with fruits and leaves around the edge . The interior is decorated with circles trimmed in gold with pairs of leaves in relief. A spray of wild roses in soft lilac, green and white are painted in the very center of the dish. Small sprays of the same roses flow around the upper edges of the bowl.
The colors used by the artist are a very soft yellowish cream, pale orange, and bluish purple to pink in the leaves around the border of the piece. The glaze is matte which results in a very soft finish. The outer rim of the piece is accented in gold.
The piece measures 10-7/8 inches across and stands 3-1/8 inches high.
Please note in the pictures the spots and marks which seem to be under the glaze. There are no chips or cracks in this piece.
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