Offered for purchase is a beautiful T&V Limoges Arts & Crafts Butterfly Motif Handled Dish (Signed "F.M. Stoddard"/Dated 1915) hand-painted/decorated in the US or Canada as part of the Arts & Crafts movement. The design of this beautiful plate is by A.F. Dalrymple, and may be found in September 1908 edition of Keramic Studio Magazine. Keramic Studio Magazine was a monthly publication for the amateur porcelain/china decorator which provided designs, detailed instructions on porcelain/china decorating, as well as articles and photographs of competitions and displays between various china decorating studios and clubs. The magazine was first published in May 1899 and continued into the late-1920’s. We can provide photocopies of the page from the publication with the design of this item with your purchase if specifically requested.
The dish is in excellent condition... no chips, cracks or repairs, although there are some minor surface scratches and wear from age and use. The dish is 10 inches long and 8 inches wide. The bottom is marked as indicated in the pictures.