New York, East
14 October 1999
A THOMAS J. BOTT COBALT-BLUE GROUND CABINET PLATE
Dated 1881, iron-red pattern NP 2766, signed T.J. Bott
Finely enamelled with a warrior leaning on a spear, within a gilt dentil rim
9in. (22.8cm.) diam.
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Thomas John Bott (1854-1932) was known for painting in the style of Renaissance Limoges enamels. In 1881, he is recorded as working for Worcester, Brown-Westhead, Moore & Co. and later as Art Director at Coalport.
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