This listing is for an exceptionally rare 19th Century A. Lanternier Limoges set of six (6) cabinet plates depicting hand-painted portraits of French royalty. Imagine these fully hand-painted portraits of Frances most iconic royalty on your wall or in your china cabinet! The portraits were expertly executed by the Limoges artist, Detaille, who signed each of these six miniature masterpieces.The plates depict the following French royals: King Louis XVI, Queen Marie Antoinette, Duke and Duchess of Bourgogne, Madame Lavalliere, and Madame Lamballe. Each portrait is set against a blue-gray shadowy background. The cabinet plates are primarily white with lavish gilt decorations around the rims.
The artists representations of these royals are quite lovely and unique! You will never find another set with these one-of-a-kind portraits! This plate set is in very good condition, but two plates have imperfections.
The Duke of Bourgogne plate has two small chips on the lower right side of its rim with old repairs and the Mme Lamballe plate has been broken and repaired with other damages (please see photographs). The other plates are in excellent, preowned condition. Each plate measures 6 inches in diameter and includes a wall plate hanger. On the backs, these Sevres style plates are marked A. Lanternier Limoges France, in red, as well as with the anchor AL mark, in green, which denotes production during the 1890s.
Each marvelous French cabinet plate is also marked in cursive with the names of its subject. Do not miss out on your opportunity to own these hand-painted antique plates!
The item "A Lanternier Limoges Hand Painted Portrait Plates Set/6 French Royalty Signed" is in sale since Monday, January 25, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Limoges".
The seller is "collectibleconnexion" and is located in San Diego, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.