Hand painted china is so beautiful and decorative no matter if executed in a factory decorating department, professional studio or home-studio environment. The quality and subject matter of the finished product is what really matters.
This lovely round covered dresser/jewelry box, circa 1900, is covered with hand painted rose blossoms in rich, variegated shades of pink, red, white and ivory, nestled among shaded green. tan and magenta foliage, against a soft shaded mint green background. The interior of the base and lid is decorated with pastel pink.
The box measures 6" across and 3 1/4" in height. Marked in green on the base "T&V - Limoges - France" which designates the Tressemann & Vogt, mark used from 1892-1907 Unfortunately the talented artist forgot to include his signature. There are no cracks, chips or repairs; near mint condition. A lovely size and motif covered box for dresser or vanity