THE BEST PIECE OF DRESDEN PORCELAIN THAT WE HAVE ENCOUNTERED BY MASTER DRESDEN DECORATOR / PAINTER GEORGE HEUFEL. HAND PAINTED CABINET PLATE – NOT A TRANSFER. LOVELY MAIDENS FISHING IN A GARDEN, NOTE THE FROGS AND THE TURTLE IN THE POOL OF WATER. THE PAINTING IS SO FINE YOU CAN EVEN SEE THE SINGLE STRAND OF FISHING LINE ATTACHED TO THE POLE. THE RIM IS COBALT BLUE, RAISED ENAMEL AND GOLD GILT DECORATION. NICER IN PERSON THAN IN THE PHOTOS. THE COLORS ARE LUSH! NO CHIPS, CRACKS OR REPAIRS. E 2, Dresden, Saxony, Germany and Trenton, New Jersey. Porzellanmaler / Porcelain decorator. He was born circa 1866. He learnt his trade in Dresden, decorating in the Meissen and Vienna style, up until 1901. His earliest work seen so far is dated circa 1891. He departed Hamburg for the United States on 25 July 1901 aboard the “SS Deutschland”. It is unknown, but he might have been lucky enough to obtain work straightaway from 1901, at the Ceramic Art Company which became Lenox Inc. Certainly there are many examples of his work at Lenox. He was a graduate of the American College of Naturopathy. The 1910 census shows he lived 21 miles away in Solebury, Bucks, Pennsylvania with his wife Heldah (also born in Germany) and with sons John b. 1909 and daughter Bertha b. He died in Florida on the 15th October 1950, age 84. We do not know those charges throughout the world. Feedback: We are happy to leave feedback for our customers. We would appreciate that once you receive your item, you also leave us feedback. If you feel that you cannot leave a Positive comment with all 5 stars – I WILL EARN IT. Please do not hesitate to contact me for any reason. The item “Superior Dresden George Heufel & Co. Hand Painted Cabinet Plate ca1895 Gold Gilt” is in sale since Saturday, March 19, 2016. This item is in the category “Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Dresden”. The seller is “antiqer41″ and is located in CLINTON, NY. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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