Réf : 73530
Large Dish In Rouen Earthenware, Early 18th Century
This beautiful dish in faience Rouen blue shades has a rare diameter of 50 cm.
It is adorned with an elegant decor mixing motifs said "ironwork" and frieze of lambrequins. In the center of the basin, a stylized rosette is surrounded by a wreath of "ironwork". On the marli we find the lambrequins typical of the pottery of Rouen around 1730.
very good condition (slight engrenures on the edges)
Historical annecdote : The lambrequin is a pattern inherited from Chinese porcelain from the Kang-hsi period (1622-1722) reinterpreted by ornamentalists such as Jean Berrain. This decor [...]