LARGE HAND PAINTED FRENCH ARTIST SIGNED. FABULOUS B & H LIMOGES STUDIOS. DECORATIVE CHARGER/ ART PLAQUE. A STUNNING VICTORIAN SCENIC FIGURAL DESIGN. WITH HEAVY GOLD TRIM. This is a VARY, VARY RARE & fabulous hand painted artist signed “DUBOIS” B. Limoges decorative art Charger/ Cabinet plate… It features a hand painted figural scene of 3 Victorian women and a cat. The 3 woman are sitting in front of what looks like a fire place with a black pot. The black woman is a fortune teller and is stirring the pot while the other woman watch… There is a kitty playing with a ball of yarn. The edges are painted in heavy bright gold leafing paint. This fabulous rare decorative art piece is hand painted and signed by one of Limoges most famous porcelain painters “DUBOIS”. These fabulous Limoges art pieces are very rare and popular with collectors looking to add to their collections… Notice the fine detail in the porcelain.. The fabulous bold dark and pastel colors surrounded by heavy gold trim really makes the pattern stand out. Please be sure to look closely at the photos as they are part of the description and describe it better than I ever could!! This is a beautiful hand painted charger/plaque made from the finest Limoges clay and is an excellent example of the quality work that Limoges factories and artists are so well known for. The piece is in excellent antique condition with no chips, cracks or flea bites and only very slight if any gold or pattern wear. It measures approximately 13 inches in diameter. It has wires attached to the back rims so it may be hung for display. THE LIMOGES FRANCE DECORATORS EXPORT MARK IS B. LIMOGES FRANCE In red. The piece is also marked with the title “NEGRO FORTUNE TELLER”. This is very unusual for this type of plaque, only the very best and one of a kind pieces were named. This is a fabulous Limoges piece… A fabulous RARE addition to your Limoges collection. Please look at my other auctions to see more decorative Limoges art pieces and Haviland patterns. As with all items of antique china, there may be slight factory imperfections but nothing that detracts from the beauty or value of my items unless indicated in the description. The item “RARE 13 iN LIMOGES FIGURAL CHARGER PLAQUE HAND PAINTED ARTIST SIGNED DUBOIS GOLD” is in sale since Thursday, March 15, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Plates & Chargers”. The seller is “panzy” and is located in Las Vegas, Nevada. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Maker: LIMOGES
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Primary Material: Ceramic & Porcelain
- Country/Region of Origin: France
- Age: 90 -100 YEARS
- Style: ARTIST HAND PAINTED “DUBOIS”
- Color: MULTI COLOR GOLD TRIM