BLACK AESTHETIC TRANSFERWARE PLATE
POLYCHROME ~ PANAMA
Etruria, Staffordshire England ~ c 1885
This large 10 1/2 " cabinet plate has a crisp image transfer printed in jet black. The transfer is perfectly applied and has incredible clobbered, hand painting in enamel colors under the glaze, exciting color combination.
The printed transfers have delightful Japanesque and geometric design of the aesthetic movement. Bird and flowers, fruit and amazing geometrics. Captures the Victorian love of nature and the exotic. Outstanding !
EXCELLENT condition with no chips, cracks, hairlines or repairs.