hexagonally-lobed faience plate with gilded edge/rim; painted in decor bois pattern, a Niderviller invention; center filled with trompe l'oeil engraving of seacoast town replete with ruins; signature appears below engraving

Plate, 1774

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This object is decorated with tromp l'oeil painted decoration depicting a romantic landscape drawing on paper attached to a wooden plaque.

Details
Title
Plate
Artist Life
French (Lorraine; Niderviller)
Role
Illustrator
Dimension
9 1/2 in. (24.13 cm) (Diam.)
Accession Number
54.27.52
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hexagonally-lobed faience plate with gilded edge/rim; painted in decor bois pattern, a Niderviller invention; center filled with trompe l'oeil engraving of seacoast town replete with ruins; signature appears below engraving