French Limoges porcelain set comprising covered marmalade dish with plate. Hand painted by "Le Tallec a Paris". Vibrant flower bouquets are depicted within gilded decorations.Circa 1940. Marks on the back "Dessinee et peint entierement a la main par Le Tallec a Paris.
Le Tallec: This is a decorating studio located in Paris that has been around since 1930's, and was purchased in 1993 by Tiffany & Company.
Company specializes in mainly dinnerware and giftware items. All of their pieces are entirely hand painted, and have exclusive patterns just for Tiffany on dinnerware. Le Tallec is one of the finest porcelain decorating studios in the world & has one of the most expensive pieces.
Measures: plate: 8" (approx. 20.3 cm) diameter.
marmalade dish with cover: 7" (approx. 17.78 cm) height X 5.75" (approx. 14.6 cm) diameter.