Spectacular T & V Limoges France 1915 Hand Painted "Pink Wild Flowers" 9-5/8" Rococo Style Floral Nappy by Pickard Artist, "Max Rean Klipphahn
Artist, Max [REAN] Klipphahn
Maxwell Rean Klipphahn, was one of the early Pickard Studio decorators having started with the Chicago company in 1898. Wilder Pickard recruited Klipphahn from a pottery company in Trenton, NJ. Klipphahn was to lead a long illustrious becoming one of Pickard’s most accomplished Artist. Klipphahn was an expert in fruits and flowers in the naturalistic, stylized, and conventionalized formats. He created numerous floral designs
throughout his career.
On the side, Klipphahn ran his own Decorating Studio from 1915-17, but always seem to return to Pickard when they beckon. His Pickard decorating career ran from about 1898 to 1930 and usually used his middle name, Rean, for his signature.
Alan Reed, in his Pickard Collecting Book, has both a bio and over a dozen photo examples of his outstanding work.
Exceptionally decorated is this vintage T & V Limoges France hand painted, Rococo Style, Floral Nappy, which measures 9-5/8" wide & 1-3/16" tall,
with a grouping of light "Pink Wild Flowers". The beautiful Floral display is set against a background of shadow leafing & outstanding background
colors of yellow, purple, lavender, and light cream blue-green. Encircling the beautiful Floral display is a outstanding and rich deep red decor accented throughout with chains of additional Wild Flowers. A heavy Rococo Style outer rim......richly accented in bright gilded 22K fire gold adds to the beauty
of this wonderful piece of art.
The gorgeous T &V Limoges France hand painted "Pink Wild Flowers" Rococo Style Floral Nappy is in excellent to pristine condition and totally
free of chips, cracks, or other damage with the extensive Rococo style gilded 22K gold outer rim nearly pristine.
The beautiful 1915 Hand Painted "Pink Wild Flowers" 9-5/8" Rococo Style Floral Nappy displays an early "T & V Limoges" France mark & has
been signed "Rean".
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