SEVEN AESTHETIC POLYCHROME PLATES
PALMS + EGRET + BUTTERFLY
Copeland Potteries Staffordshire England 1878
These 7 Victorian 8 3/8 inch wide plates are transfer printed in brown and lavishly polychrome painted in shades of turquoise, gold, yellow and brown.
The pattern features an oversized exotic leafy Palm trees on a tiny island with a large Egret passing by. A spectacular Butterfly flits near the edge completes this great plate. The pattern displays the Victorian eras love of nature and the exotic.