Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880

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Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880

Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880
Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. This French Faience Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT. Is a figural salt, or saleron – a figurine of a double lady dressed in colloquial garb, her ensemble includes fancy dress, and bonnet. Stands backto-back with her twin, each holding a basket in outstretched arms. Is modeled in deep relief; the hand painting, décor and glaze are very well done. Is decorated with stylized accents, and a typical color palette of Desvres , including a creamy white background decorated with blue, green, yellow, and brown. Is marked on the inside base in blue with the stylized mark of FC and 5, These are early marks of FOURMAINTRAUX- COURQUIN, old and original French Art Pottery, made made in the Desvres region of France at the Fourmaintraux Factory circa 1875to 1900. The underside interior is glazed, the base rim foot is unglazed. Has a small notation on the outside side bottom, 1792. The estimated date is circa1880. This Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin is in good condition- excepting that the head has been off and has been reattached, with a minor bit of glue showing about the neck. Otherwise, condition status includes minimal normal wear and rubbing, glaze losses, firing flaws, crazing and fretting. Overall, this work is sound, having no 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. Dimensions: 7.2 In. Tall X 5.6 In. Wide X 3.0 In. Weight: 13.6 Oz. This is Desvres faience, 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. Please see all photos which are a part o. Please note that this item is photographed in natural light; shadows that may appear as irregularities are not necessarily chips, cracks, or discoloration. Please bookmark this work; Listing Category and List Price are subject to change. 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 LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880″ is in sale since Monday, August 19, 2019. 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.
  • Original/ Reproduction: Original
  • Country/Region of Origin: France
  • Age: Circa 1880
  • Primary Material: Faience Pottery
  • Weight: 13.6 Oz.
  • Style: Desvres
  • Material: Pottery
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Dimensions: 7.2 In. Tall X 5.6 In. Wide X 3.0 In. Deep
  • Maker: Fourmaintraux- Courquin
  • Object Type: Figurine
  • Color: Blue, green, yellow, and brown

Desvres LADY DOUBLE SALT Fourmaintraux- Courquin Antique French Faience c. 1880

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