Magnificent T & V Limoges France 1915 Hand Painted "Red, Purple, Green, & Yellow Grapes" 14" Majestic Pedestal Fruit Center Bowl by the Listed Artist, "E.W. Bieg"
Words can't describe how elegant and well decorated this large size majestic vintage 1915 hand painted T & V Limoges France Fruit Center Bowl by the listed early Chicago Artist, "Elsie Bieg"
Ms. Elsie Bieg like many of the great Porcelain Decorators of the early 1900’s started her career at one of Chicago’s major Decorating Studios; Frances Studio. In 1915 Ms. Bieg open up her own Chicago China Decorating Studio on the northside of Chicago, called Humboldt Art Studio. The Studio operated from 1915-1928 with the large majority of her creations being Floral & Fruit renderings. Many of her creations were almost exact emulations of popular Pickard creations. To capitalize on her Studio success, Ms. Bieg opened up a retail outlet in downtown Chicago on West Madison Street called the “Madison Art & Gift Shop”, which was quite successful. More information on this wonderful early Chicago listed Artist can be found in Alan Reed’s Pickard Collectors Book including ½ Page dedicated to her Porcelain Decorating Studio, Pages 263-264.
The beautiful standout Limoges hand painted Fruit Center Bowl measures a large 14" across & 6-3/8" tall. Please view all the photos to see the exceptional lifelike "Grape" decor both inside and outside the stunning Center Bowl. Note the use of heavy fire gold gracing the inner Bowl along with the array of colorful Grapes and the fancy flared all gilded gold Base. The vintage artwork is outstanding, as well as the use of colors, and presentation.....truly a Center Bowl fit for any Table.
The gorgeous T & V Limoges hand painted Grapes Center Bowl is in excellent condition and totally free of chips, cracks, or other damage with the heavy fire gold better than excellent throughout.
The outstanding hand painted Grapes Center Bowl displays an early "T & V Limoges France" mark and has been signed by the listed Chicago Artist, Elsie "E.W. Bieg"
The stunning Grapes Center Bowl shows exceptionally well and is fit as a center piece for a Table or Counter.
NOTE: PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PEDESTAL/BASE IS NOT INCLUDED WITH THE BOWL. THE PEDESTAL/BASE IS FROM ANOTHER ITEM AND IS USED TO SHOW ONLY.
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