Description

    TWO FRAMED FRENCH LIMOGES ENAMELED COPPER PLAQUES
    Unknown maker, probably Limoges, France, circa 1880
    Signature to oval plaque: MB
    Oval plaque:17-1/2 x 7 inches (44.5 x 17.8 cm)

    Two enamel plaques, a round plaque depicting woman in Renaissance revival costume measuring 9 1/4" diameter within a circular frame with brown velvet fillet, and an oval plaque with two figures clad in white within garden setting signed at left MB, in rectangular ebonized frame with gilt edge.


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    over enamel painting at top edge of oval, no loss of enamel visible, ebonized frame has lost gilding along edge

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    June, 2011
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