Offered for purchase is a beautiful H.C. Bavaria Butterfly/Dragonfly Design Plate (Signed "F.M. Stoddard"/Dated 1917) 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. A photo of the page showing the design is included in this listing. 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.
The plate is in excellent condition... no chips, cracks or repairs, although there are some scratches and gold wear from age and use. The plate is 7.75 inches in diameter, and is marked as indicated in the pictures.
H.C. Bavaria Butterfly/Dragonfly Design Plate (Signed "F.M. Stoddard"/Dated 1917) - Keramic Studio Design
$73 $145 SALE