Global Ceramics
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #1348115
Global Ceramics
$90.00
Papier maché and mother of pearl plaque depicting the romantic ruins of medieval Llanthony Priory in Wales. Probably part of a Victorian portrait case and made by Jennens & Bettridge around 1840. Jennens (sometimes Jennings) and Bettridge, originally based in Birmingham, were famous for their beautiful papier maché products and had stores in New York and Paris as well. Their mother of pearl inlay was covered with tinted varnish as to create an iridescent effect...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Lacquer : Pre 1900 item #549413
Global Ceramics
$100.00
A papier-maché dish, footed and with scalloped rim, c 1880, probably French. Partly transfer-printed lacquered decoration in colours and gilt of birds, panels and flower sprigs, all on a black background. Diameter "11/ 28,5 cm, height "2/ 5 cm. Condition: normal wear, as seen on photos, and pierced holes to the foot rim (for hanging on the wall).