DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885

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DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885

DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885
Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c18. This rare and whimsical Desvres Faience Triple Salt Condiment. Is an Antique DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience. Includes an elegantly costumed gentleman with an expressive face and beard. Is wearing a period style floral patterned ensemble including a short floral jacket with ruffled collar, striped girdle, floral breeches, wearing stockings and shoes; and fedora style chapeau (hat); he is standing on a plinth, next to two large adjoining baskets on his right; and a large urn pot on his left. Has a bottom underside which is glazed; the rimfoot is unglazed in the brown clay typical of the Desvres region. The modeling, decorating, and glaze are well done with typical colors of Desvres pottery: creamy white background decorated with dark blue, cornflower blue, green, yellow, and iron red. The estimated date is circa 1885. Dimensions (in inches): 7.2 Tall X 5.0 Wide X 3.2 Deep. This French Antique DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT is in good condition- there is a. Restoration to two wee rim chips on the front of the hat. Otherwise, condition status includes minimal normal wear and rubbing, glaze losses, firing flaws, crazing and fretting. Overall, this work is sound, having no other chips, cracks, or major defects, and having had no other apparent repairs or restorations. Please see all photos which are a part of this description. This is Desvres style fine country French art pottery. This style includes production techniques whereby tin glazes and decorations are applied and worked in stages upon a modeled terra cotta pottery form, and fired several times in a kiln. It is noted that French Faience is not inherently “perfect” – larger pieces were still hand made in this era and as such have marks like little dents in the pottery which are glazed over. This isn’t damage- this is part of the history of old pottery and how it was made. Please note; photos have been taken in indirect sunlight; therefore, reflections and lighting spots may appear, but do not necessarily indicate defects. Please bookmark this work; Listing Category and List Price are subject to change. The age quoted is an estimate based on form, design, research, and Sellers collecting experience. If you see something wrong in a listing, please send me a message and let me know and I will address the situation accordingly. The item “DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885″ is in sale since Thursday, August 20, 2020. This item is in the category “Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\European Pottery\French”. The seller is “fleurman” and is located in West Palm Beach, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Country/Region of Origin: Desvres
  • Primary Material: Faience Pottery
  • Original/ Reproduction: Original
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: France
  • Style: Henry IV
  • Material: Pottery
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Date: circa 1880
  • Featured Refinements: Faience Pottery
  • Object Type: Figurine
  • Color: White, blue, green, yellow, and iron red
  • Dimensions: 7.2 Tall X 5.0 Wide X 3.2 Deep – Inches
  • Weight: 1 Lb., 0.3 Oz.
  • Maker: Fourmaintraux Frères (1879-1887)

DESVRES FOURMAINTRAUX FRERES HENRI IV Antique TRIPLE SALT French Faience c1885

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