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A RARE SCHOELCHER PORCELAIN PLATE

A BEAUTIFUL TESTIMONY OF OLD PARIS FROM RESTAURATION PERIOD

A RARE SCHOELCHER PORCELAIN PLATE
A BEAUTIFUL TESTIMONY OF OLD PARIS FROM RESTAURATION PERIOD
$ 950 / € 850
A RARE SCHOELCHER PORCELAIN PLATE
A Beautiful Testimony Of Old Paris From Restauration Period
Object n°158

Hard-paste porcelain plate used certainly for dessert, ornate with a gilt “bruni à l’effet” frieze on a purple (“pourpre”) ground, with Neoclassical elements as foliages, basins, griffins and masks, surrounded by large gilt filets. The center is ornate with a nice and big polychrome bouquet of flowers.

Perfect condition.

Paris, Schoelcher Manufactory, rue du Faubourg Saint-Denis, circa 1820.

Marked with the red stamp “Schoelcher” at the reverse.

Diameter : 22,7 cm.

Bibliography

For a discussion about the Schoelcher family and manufactory, see [PLINVAL, 1995], pp.407-414.