"Large Basin Earthenware Moustiers 18th Century"
Beautiful and large 12-sided rectangular shaped basin, with a blue camaïeu decoration in the Berain style. The center is decorated with a large coat of arms surmounted by a winged angel's head and around several scenes of which loves sitting on sphinxes brandishing a trident, flower vases, squared reserves, weighing in equilibrium headdressed with plumes, monkeys, ironwork etc. ... The edge is decorated with fine lace and blue threads. Very nice condition (no restoration) Length: 42 cm Width: 31.5 cm Moustiers Clérissy 1st half of the 18th century Old Geoffroy collection Door an old label of the house "Reicher, rue Bourdalou Paris" Bibliography Louis Julien "the art of the earthenware of Moustiers "Editions Edisud similar model page 56 ill. n ° 52 Damiron "Moustiers artistic earthenware" similar model plate 24 ill. # 74