Antique Aesthetic Movement Plate ~ Hawk with Setting Sun ~ MELBOURNE ~1881
BROWN TRANSFERWARE PLATE
Gildea and Walker Potteries Tunstall, Staffordshire England c. 1881
This Large Victorian 10 "plate is transfer printed in dark brown. The pattern features delightful Japanesque geometric designs mixed with exotic palm trees and other tropicals. A shoreline with sailing vessels set to the horizon while a large flock of birds fly by.
An inset cartouche of a Hawk perched as the sun sets. Another inset of ornate flowers. This pattern has everything going for it. The pattern displays the Victorian eras love of nature and travel to exotic lands.
Never Used Fabulous Condition.