Offered for purchase is a beautiful Jean Pouyat (JP) Limoges Arts & Crafts "Russian Design" Plate & Bowl Set (Signed "Grace Reid"/c.1899-1932). The design for this set is by Anna B. Leonard and may be found in the May 1899 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 set is in excellent condition... no chips, cracks or repairs, although there are some surface scratches and wear from age and use and a minor scrape/fleabite on the rim of the plate. The bowl is approximately 6 inches in diameter and 3 inches tall. The plate is approximately 7.5 inches in diameter. The plate is signed on the bottom. The bottom of each piece is marked as indicated in the pictures.