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Large Hand-Painted Orientalist Limoges Porcelain Wall Plaque with a Blackamoor


A fantastic, large-scale antique Orientalist hand-painted Limoges wall plaque. Depicting a Blackamoor or North African sitter in three quarter profile much in the style of Jean Joseph Benjamin-Constant’s ‘Head of a Moor’ or the many Spanish Moor paintings by José Tapiro y Baro. Reverse bears a green Limoges factory mark and a pencil signed artist's name. Framed in a period round stained oak frame. Diameter of plaque: circa 17 3/4 in. Diameter with frame: circa 26 3/4 in. Items purchased from David Sterner antiques must delight you. Purchases may be returned for any reason for a period of 7 days.   


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  • Condition
    Good. Some minor high point and edge wear to frame. Plaque with very slight wiggle in frame. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 1.5 in. x Dm 26.75 in.

    H 3.81 cm x Dm 67.95 cm

  • Diameter
    26.75 in. (67.95 cm)
  • Seller location
    Philadelphia, PA
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