Lot 228: HAND PAINTED LIMOGES BRASS MOUNTED PORCELAIN BOWL
October 23, 2016
Delray Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: Limoges France porcelain footed bowl, table ornament, early to mid 20th century. Being comprised of hand-painted circular Bone White Porcelain bowl, with decorated gilt Brass mounts, pierced rim, and floral handles. The bowl interior is hand-painted with a central medallion bouquet encircled by undulating bands of pink, purple, and blue flowers and an intersecting purple ribbon. Exterior of bowl has matching floral motif. Sitting atop four scrolled Brass feet with Rocaille and Acanthus decoration. Underside of bowl inscribed in French: "Les meilleures Porcelaines de Limoges et de France. Decorees par CEA" "Peint a la main", which translates to "The best porcelain from Limoges and France. Decorated by CEA" "Hand Painted". Incised shape number 54/029. Measures approx. 12-1/2" in diameter and sitting approx. 6-1/4" H. Will not ship, we can refer local shippers.