EARLY ENGLISH POLYCHROME TRANSFERWARE PLATE
MONTHS ~ FEBRUARY
Wedgwood China Works
Staffordshire England ~ 1878
This Victorian 9 1/4 inch plate is transfer printed in blue and brown against a white background showing good detail and good contrast. Beautifully hand painted under the glaze.
The plate is from the Early English 12 Months Series was designed by Helen J. A. Miles, an artist extraordinaire at the Wedgwood factories. This particular plate depicts the month of February and features a young boy and girl walking arm and arm in the snow covered winter landscape.
Very good condition.