This is a wonderful handpainted plate featuring a hunting dog nearing its' prey in the grasses. Nice coloring and details to the woodland scene. This plate has a scalloped edge with a gold border. It measures 8 1/2" in diameter. It is artist signed PLANCHAT. The blank is marked G D & Cie, Avenir, Limoges France, which is a decorating mark from 1891- to early 1900's. It is in extremely fine condition and shows no gold loss.