Vintage pair of Ginori plates, hand painted with apples. Both plates are identical, and feature apples on branches against a background of blue, light mint, and deep yellow. Both plates are signed by the artist, A. Sievy, a professional china painter who worked for Ucagco Studios, The United China and Glass Company (UCAGCO) UCAGCO dates back to 1850 and was founded by Abe Mayer. This pair of plates measure 8 3/4" in diameter, and are in excellent condition with no damage or losses and no wear to the painting or the gold rim. Marked Ginori Italy in red under a crown, Ginori printed in green, and Ucagco Studios Hand Painted. They were also numbered by the artist, U.352 and U.353, this insured the artist was paid for each piece he painted. Circa 1930.
Ginori Italy Pair Plates Apples Ucagco Studios