Offered for purchase is a beautiful Willets Belleek Arts & Crafts Citrus Motif Centerpiece Bowl (Signed "R.K."/c.1912-1920) hand-painted/decorated in the US or Canada as part of the Arts & Crafts movement. The design for this item is by Henrietta Barclay Paist and is found in the December 1912 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 bowl is in excellent condition... no chips or scratches, although there are some surface scratches and wear from age and use. The bowl is approximately 11 inches in diameter and 5 inches tall. The bottom is marked as indicated in the pictures.