An exceptional antique 19th century Royal Vienna porcelain tray. Beautifully hand painted and richly decorated in raised impasto gold enamel. Portraying the goddess Diana and her companions resting after a hunt. The figures are semi-nude and depicted in colorful robes along with their hunting dogs in a forest setting beside a pond. The scene is vibrant in color and rich in composition, exquisitely hand painted in masterful detail. Framed with gold trim embellished in raised enamel accents. The border surrounding the scene features charming vignettes hand painted in raised gold enamel on pink and cobalt blue backgrounds. The scenes comprise of birds in various poses and classical flower filled urns. The tray is surrounded by gorgeous openwork tracery with gilded accents and trim. A stunning decorative piece of outstanding artistry. Marked to the reverse with the Vienna beehive or shield mark in blue underglaze, as well as impressed numbers. In overall very good condition, no chips or cracks, some general wear to the gilding commensurate with age and use. The hand painted scene is beautiful and in very good order, in the scene there is a small scratch visible on one of the ladies siting at the right and visible in the close-up, no other flaws to the scene. The tray measures 13 length x 9 7/8 width x 2 height. Welcome to the Antique Boutique. Our aim is to provide you with a wide selection of quality antiques and collectibles. We describe everything to the best of our ability and the pictures form part of the description. We try to gather as much information about the item before listing, in an effort to offer you with an accurate and honest description. Large, clear and detailed pictures of the item help in this endeavor. Opinion on the condition of an item can vary, depending on the person viewing it. Wear is to be expected due to age and use. Note that the item in the pictures may be larger or smaller in actuality, the pictures do not represent size. Please check the description for dimensions. The item “Antique Vienna Austria Porcelain Hand Painted Tray Raised Gold Enamel Portrait” is in sale since Monday, November 18, 2019. This item is in the category “Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Royal Vienna”. The seller is “micflsun” and is located in Canutillo, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Object Type: Serving Tray
- Color: Gold