Antique French Faience "Arras" Huge Rococo Letter Holder circa 1780Antique French Faience "Arras" Huge Rococo Letter Holder circa 1780Antique French Faience "Arras" Huge Rococo Letter Holder circa 1780Antique French Faience "Arras" Huge Rococo Letter Holder circa 1780Antique French Faience "Arras" Huge Rococo Letter Holder circa 1780Antique French Faience "Arras" Huge Rococo Letter Holder circa 1780Antique French Faience "Arras" Huge Rococo Letter Holder circa 1780Antique French Faience "Arras" Huge Rococo Letter Holder circa 1780Antique French Faience "Arras" Huge Rococo Letter Holder circa 1780

Spectacular Antique French Faience by Arras Rococo Letter Holder with a French young man with a basket and a young woman who seems to be rejecting his proposal, with sailboat in background a& a lovely country setting, lovely flowers and a dragonfly with c-scrolls and in the back ground a church with steeple & country cottages and two sailboats.. The front section bows out giving it an undulating effect that makes it shimmer.. Lovely! Arras Faience Factory founded in 1770 in the town with same name is near Lillie,France which is in Northern France near Belgium.. The factory is famous for it's blue pigment which is founded only on the site of the factory '. Kovel's 'Dictionary of Marks' section 'A ', page '6' letter 'M' shows this mark.. Measures 9" wide x 6 1/2" high x 6 "deep.. very heavy approximately 7-8 lbs before packaging.. some small chips on rim edges have been restored. Now in very good condition. The Arras Factory closed in 1790.

Item ID: PJ 775

Antique French Faience "Arras" Huge Rococo Letter Holder circa 1780

$998 USD

Add to Cart
Questions about this item?
Email Shop

17 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List


Antique Charm


Jane & Ariane & John
Eastern Long Island N.Y.
NY
  

Antiques, Decorative Arts , Fine Art, Linens.

Sale! All Items Now Reduced 10% to 20%

Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2011

Shipping & Handling:
USPS Priority Mail
$50.00 USD
Insurance:Included
Shipping to: USA
change

More from Antique Charm