Limoges, France's famous Art Nouveau listed professional artist Rene hand painted this game bird plate in 1896-1905; it is signed by him and is also stamped with the marks of two of Limoges, France's famous porcelain houses; Flambeau and Laviolette and it is being offered to you for your consideration and appreciation. The plate is in excellent condition; no chips, cracks or hairlines and displays little if any noticeable loss of gold to the sponged gold rim. There are no detectable utensil marks, only the occasional tiny scuff from plate stacking was noted. The plate measures 8 3/4 inches in diameter, has a wonderful embossed border and depicts a beautiful Mallard game bird in flight. The back has the Laviolette whiteware mark and the Flambeau ( L.D.B. & Co ) decorator's mark ( Gaston's mark 4 ) dating the production of the plate to 1896-1905 from the famous Limoges, region of France. This wonderful plate is a hand painted work of art, worthy of any collection of art, of porcelain or of French antiques. (K5465)
Please examine the item(s) in detail by scrolling over it or clicking on the thumbnails as the photos are considered a part of the description. Unless otherwise stated, all items are vintage ( 25 plus years old ) or antique ( prior to WWII ) and have been used by at least one or more previous owners and therefore will show some signs of such use or age and are not new, if you are not accustomed to purchasing antique or vintage items or are looking for a pristine / new item; please, look closely at the pictures and ask questions, if needed. Every effort is made to be accurate and forthcoming in all descriptions; striving for happy return clients is my goal!
If an item you had desired has been ` Removed ', please recheck the site to see if it has been re-listed, often with new updated scan-able photos. If making multiple item purchases please wait for the corrected purchase order to pay or expect a credit for over-payment of your shipping and insurance charges.
25 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List
Select Antiques w/ Estate 'n Luxury Costume Jewelry for YOU!