French Polychrome Enameled Ornithological Plate

French Polychrome Enameled Ornithological Plate

Code: 10813

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French Polychrome Enameled Ornithological Plate 

Unknown maker and age, crescent moon stamped mark

France

This plate measure 8 5/8 inches in diameter. The use of enamel decoration under and over glazes on earthenware in France was a development that occurred essentially in the third quarter of the Nineteenth Century. Raised press moulded majolica type birds.

Birds in surreal landscapes with detailed hand painting.

The piece is in great condition. Clean shiny and bright and there are no chips, no cracks, no hairline and no repairs.