Fabulous Haviland France & J.H. Stouffer Studio of Chicago 1906 Hand Painted "Burnt Orange Poppy" 12 Pc. Floral Chocolate Set by the Artist, "A. Wall"
The J.H. Stouffer Co. Art Studio of Chicago was one of the top China Decorating Studios in the country during the early 1900's producing a variety of high quality china artwork known across America. The large decorating Studio competed with the best decorating studios of the era including Pickard, Brauer, Donath, and Osborne, as well as many other very fine smaller studios. Stouffer operated from 1905 to 1952. An extensive bio on the company, covering 21 pages, can be found in Alan Reed's Pickard Collectors Book. Included are many many examples of the beautiful artwork created by the Studio during the early years of the 1900's.
This is a superior example of Stouffer's amazing hand painted artwork; a fabulous Haviland France & J.H. Stouffer hand painted "Burnt Orange Poppy" 12 Pc Floral Chocolate Set. The beautiful and stunning looking Set includes a: Chocolate Pot & Lid [8-1/4" tall & 7-1/4" wide from outer spout to outer handle , 6 Cups [2-1/2" tall & 3-3/8" wide from rim to outer handle] , & 4 Saucers [5" wide] . Each of the pieces of this Set have been exceptionally decorated with a combination of large and bright "Burnt Orange Poppies", on stem & leaf, against a background of cream-lime green. Extensive and bright fire gold heavily accent each of the pieces including the gorgeous Chocolate Pot with fire gold accenting on the finial, lid rim, inner rim, inner spout, handle, and a large fire gold band encircling the middle of the Pot with large "Burnt Orange Poppies". The artwork is just sensational as is the wonderful used of colors. Please take the time to review my photos to enjoy the amazing artwork of this Master Decorator.
The outstanding J.H. Stouffer Studio hand painted "Burnt Orange Poppy" Chocolate Set is in excellent condition and totally free of chips, cracks, or other damage with the exception of an insignificant 1/2" interior rim hairline on one of the Cups. The extensive and bright gilded fire gold is between excellent and pristine on all the pieces. It appears that the Set was rarely used, but more for show.
The wonderful hand painted "Burnt Orange Poppy" 12 Pc. Chocolate Set displays a double mark; "Haviland France" and the decorating Studio of J.H. Stouffer....their Mark # 4, which was used from 1906--14. The Studio Artist, "A. Wall" decorated and signed most of the pieces.
The gorgeous J.H. Stouffer 12 Pc Chocolate Set has great presence and shows exceptionally well.
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