Large Pedestal Compote Hand Painted Roses Signed Jorgensen
Offered for sale is this exquisite, compote meticulously hand painted and signed by the famous, California, china painting artist, Thomas Peter Sophus Jorgensen. Jorgensen, who was born in Copenhagen, Denmark on November 2, 1879 moved to Oakland, California in 1903 where he established his china painting studio. Up until his death on September 8, 1943, his artwork was, as it is today...highly collectible.
This rare, beauty features, on the exterior, beautiful, fuchsia, tea roses expertly hand painted on a brilliant, gold-leaf backdrop. Hand painted on an iridescent interior is a romantic spray of soft pink, sweetheart roses, lush greenery and twisted vines. It stands, from its golden rim to its gold, round base, 6 inches and, from one regal, split gilded handle to the other is, an impressive 14 inches. The diameter of the rim is 10 inches.
Without exception, this hand painted and famous artist signed beauty is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or paint flakes.
Perfectly paired in the last photo with a stunning, hand painted, Limoges porcelain plaque.
To ensure this beauty arrives safely to its destination, it will be professionally packed and shipped by UPS.
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