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    Sale 11628

    THE OPULENT EYE:19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE, WORKS OF ART, CERAMIC & CARPETS

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 125

    A PAIR OF LIMOGES PATE-SUR-PATE CHOCOLATE-BROWN GROUND OVAL PLAQUES

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SIGNED F. PEYRAT

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    A PAIR OF LIMOGES PATE-SUR-PATE CHOCOLATE-BROWN GROUND OVAL PLAQUES
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, SIGNED F. PEYRAT
    Each finely painted and hand-tooled in white and colored slip with diaphanously draped maidens among lily-pads or flowers
    7 ¼ in. high, excluding the frames


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    F. Peyrat is recorded as a pâte-sur-pâte decorator that favored classical designs for Gibus & Redon in Limoges circa 1868-1890. The firm exhibited pâte-sur-pâte works of high merit at the 1879 Exposition des Beaux-Arts in Limoges.