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

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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.

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Details

  • Period
    Early 20th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Porcelain
  • 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
    1.5 in. H
    4 cm H
  • Diameter
    26.75
  • Seller Location
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU161026428613
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