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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1324139 (stock #G472)
Judith Ravnitzky
$125.00
This porcelain basket was produced in France by Jean Pouyat Limoges around 1900. It is 10 inches long, 3 1/2 inches high and 4 3/4 inches wide. The border is molded in rococo style with the handle also being molded with high relief. A transfer decoration of art nouveau style pink poppies and green leaves decorates the interior. Rich, hand applied gilding trims the handle and rim and there is lacy gilding inside the basket. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1324138 (stock #G471)
Judith Ravnitzky
$695.00
This set of 6 porcelain 4 o’clock tea cups and saucers was produced in France by Charles Field Haviland Limoges around 1900. The porcelain blanks were purchased from Gerard Dufraisseiz and Abbot for decoration. The saucers have a diameter of 5 inches and the cups are 1 5/8 inches high. The saucers are slightly scalloped and the cups have raised molded borders. They are factory transfer decorated with art nouveau styled pastel colored flowers and foliage. The gilded trim is richly brushed on the rims and handles. These cups and saucers are delightful to look at and use. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1317993 (stock #G466)
Judith Ravnitzky
$1,295.00
This porcelain cup and saucer was produced in Germany by Nymphenburg around 1815. Both pieces are marked with the impressed Nymphenburg shield. The diameter of the saucer is 5 1/8 inches and it is 1 1/4 inches deep. The cup is 3 5/8 inches high and has a diameter of 3 inches. The cup is hand painted with a scene of a maiden spinning yarn. It may have allegorical significance since it is painted in the neoclassical style. The maiden is painted with fine detail and bright coloring. The handle, interior of the cup and foot are gilded in heavy gold. There are gilded bands on the saucer as well. This is a rare example of Nymphenburg neoclassical style porcelain. Please see the matching cup and saucer listed as A. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1317990 (stock #G465)
Judith Ravnitzky
$895.00
This porcelain cup and saucer was produced in Germany by Nymphenburg around 1815. The saucer has the Nymphenburg shield impressed into the porcelain. The diameter of the saucer is 5 1/4 inches and is 1 1/4 inches deep. The cup measures 3 1/2 inches tall and has a diameter of 3 1/8 inches. The front of the cup is finely hand painted in neoclassical style. There is a maiden appearing to be offering a branch of flowers. The interior of the cup is gilded on the sides to the bottom. The foot and handle are also gilded. This is a rare example of early Nymphenburg of fine quality. Please see the matching cup and saucer listed as B. Condition: The foot ring on the cup has a minor, flat chip.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1317989 (stock #G464)
Judith Ravnitzky
$550.00
This porcelain cup and saucer was produced in Germany by Nymphenburg around 1815. Both pieces have the impressed Nymphenburg shield in the porcelain. The cup measures 3 1/2 inches high and the saucer has a diameter of 5 1/8 inches. The front of the cup features a detailed hand painted view of a location in Germany. A castle can be seen in the background. The scene is unnamed. These topographical porcelains document the place in time as it was in 1815. Condition: The cup has a significant chip to the side rim. There is wear to the gold bands of both pieces. One must consider the rarity of these items since many were lost over the course of wars and time.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1317486 (stock #G463)
Judith Ravnitzky
$950.00
This porcelain cup and saucer was produced in Germany by the Royal Berlin Manufactory KPM around 1835. The cup is 3 3/4 inches tall with a diameter of 3 ½ inches. The saucer has a diameter of 6 inches. It is inscribed “Andenhen an den 8ten Funi 1835” on the front of the cup, translated as Commemoration of the 8th of June 1835. The bottom of the cup is inscribed “Zur Erinnerung von F.G. Weise aus Wulften” or “As a reminder of F.G. Weise from Wulften” The cup has three claw feet and an ornate handle. There is a hand painted scene on the front of the cup of a sumptuous estate with a man and woman in the foreground. The painting is precise in perspective. Historical events and architectural achievements were documented for posterity on cups and saucers such as this one. Condition: The gilding on the saucer has minor wear. There is very minor wear to the gold trim on the 3 feet of the cup.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1317485 (stock #G462)
Judith Ravnitzky
$995.00
This porcelain cup and saucer was produced in Germany by the Royal Berlin Porcelain Manufactory known as KPM around 1835. The signature is in blue under the glaze. The cup is entitled “Das Konigl: Opernhaus u: Bluchers Stanbild.” Roughly translated it means “The Konigl Opera House at Blucher’s Statue”. The saucer has a diameter of 5 3/4 inches and the cup measures 3 inches tall with a diameter of 3 5/8 inches. The front of the cup features a hand painted depiction of the location noted. It is painted with precision and skill. There are wide bands of gilding trimming each piece. Topographical cups and saucers help preserve the memory of monumental historical architecture. Condition: There is light wear to the interior gilding of the cup and to a thin band just below the painting. It is minor considering the age and rarity of the set.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1316661 (stock #G461)
Judith Ravnitzky
$5,500.00
This set of 12 porcelain plates was produced in England by Royal Worcester in 1905. The date codes contained in the mark indicate this year. The plates measure 8 1/4 inches in diameter and 1 1/2 inches deep. The porcelain has finely reticulated borders that have a slight rippled shape. Shells are molded into the border in high relief. The decoration uses the color “celeste blue” that Sevres made famous. Wonderful birds and butterflies are hand painted in brilliant colors around the bouquets of flowers in the center. The interior of the plates are embellished with swags of flowers and ornate gilded trim. These exquisite plates are as light as snowflakes and they have been preserved with care. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1315621 (stock #G460)
Judith Ravnitzky
$1,200.00
This set of 12 porcelain luncheon plates was produced in France by Charles Ahrenfeldt Limoges around 1900. They were produced exclusively for the renowned retailer Ovington’s of New York & Chicago. They measure 8 3/4 inches in diameter. The centers of each plate are hand painted with vibrantly colored flowers. All the plates are artist signed in the center. The rest of the cream colored plates are decorated with elaborate raised gilding. A thin band of brilliant blue and embossed gold finish the edge of these plates. The foot ring on the back of these plates is painted with gold. They deserve a special place to display and enjoy. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1315574 (stock #G459)
Judith Ravnitzky
$2,995.00
This set of 12 porcelain dinner plates was produced in France by Charles Ahrenfeldt Limoges around 1900. They were made exclusively for the fine retailer Richard Briggs & Co. of Boston. The plates measure 9 1/8 inches in diameter. The plates are decorated with elaborate raised gilding. Cartouches containing vividly hand painted sprays of flowers decorate the borders. Embossed bands of gold trim the outer rim and the interior of the plates. The bright colors of the flowers and the bright gilding are outstanding on the pure white porcelain. The foot ring on the backs of these plates is painted with gold. This quality workmanship and beauty of design exemplify an era of elegance you will enjoy. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1315572 (stock #G458a)
Judith Ravnitzky
$3,250.00
This set of 12 porcelain service plates was produced in France by Charles Ahrenfeldt Limoges around 1900. The set was made exclusively for the retailer C. Reizenstein of Pittsburgh-Allegheny. The plates measure 10 3/8 inches in diameter. They have a one inch border of deep, cobalt blue that is ornately gilded with raised gold. Additionally, there are two bands of embossed gilding, one on each side of the cobalt boarder. There is a central spray of colorful flowers and a band of flowers encircling it. The flowers in the center contain an artist’s signature. The foot ring on the back of the plate is gilded. The quality of these plates is superb. You can set your table or display them with pride. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Bohemian : Pre 1900 item #1314866 (stock #G458)
Judith Ravnitzky
$15,000.00
This 36 piece glass service was produced in Bohemia by the Moser Glass Decorating Studio between 1880 and 1890. It consists of 12 plates measuring 8 3/8 inches in diameter, 12 champagne goblets measuring 5 3/8 inches tall with a diameter of the bowl 4 1/4 inches and 12 wine glasses measuring 5 1/2 inches tall with a diameter of the bowl 2 3/8 inches. The glass is hand blown crystal and cranberry cut to clear. All of the pieces are hand enameled with medallions of roses and other colorful flowers. There are panels of ornate raised enamel scrolls and flowers. Vibrant colors shade from light to dark in the style in which Lobmeyr was famous. The quality of the enamel is exceptionally fine. The gilding is incredibly elaborate. Tiny coils of gilding cover the ruby portions of each piece. There are gilded ornaments, gold beading and additional trim. We could not find a signature but we have found identical pieces that were signed. This set was received as a wedding gift before the turn of the 19th century and was packed away in an attic. There are no chips, cracks or wear to the gilding. Celebrate this holiday season with this exceptional Moser service.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1311100 (stock #G455)
Judith Ravnitzky
$450.00
This Paris tea cup and saucer was made in France by the Le Rosey studio around 1860. The saucer has a diameter of 5 1/4” and the cup is 2 1/8” high. It is made from fine translucent porcelain. The handle is as thin as a strand of spaghetti. The decorators were trained in the Sevres factory. Le Rosey was honored at many Paris exhibitions. This cup and saucer is beautifully hand painted with a goddess in the clouds. The gilding is elaborate and the saucer has trophy objects often seen on French porcelains. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1309865 (stock #G448)
Judith Ravnitzky
$450.00
These 6 porcelain punch cups were produced in France by Pouyat Limoges in the 1890s. They were sold to a studio painter for decoration. They measure 3 3/4 inches in diameter and are 3 inches high. The hand painted decoration of grapes and vines is expertly done. Both the inside and outside of the cups are painted. Grapes of varied colors spill across the mauve ground. There are gilded accents and trim. They are a fine example of hand painted porcelain from the turn of the 19th century. Condition: There is slight wear to the rim of one punch cup. The set is otherwise in excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1309864 (stock #G447)
Judith Ravnitzky
$595.00
These 6 porcelain chocolate cups and saucers were produced in France by Haviland Limoges in the 1890s. They were sold to a studio painter for decoration in the US. The saucers have a diameter of 5 inches and the cups are 3 1/8 inches high. “Ranson” blanks were used featuring a ribbon shaped handle and scalloped feet. Each cup and saucer is hand painted with different flowers in vibrant colors. The handles and rims are trimmed with gold. They are as bright as a summer’s day. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1309387 (stock #G454)
Judith Ravnitzky
$350.00
This porcelain demitasse cup and saucer was produced in Germany by Nymphenburg in the 1890s. It has an under glaze mark in dark green and is signed by the artist. The saucer has a diameter of 4 1/8 inches and is 3/4 inches deep. The cup measures 2 3/4 inches high at the handle. The set has a classic style with raised handle, tapered cup, and deep saucer. There are borders containing hand painted roses. Simple, but elegant gold trim and accents are used. If you look closely at the base of the handle, you will see a mask or face. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1309386 (stock #G453)
Judith Ravnitzky
$395.00
This porcelain demitasse cup and saucer was produced in England by Doulton Burslem in the 1890s. The diameter of the saucer is 4 3/4 inches and the cup is 2 1/8 inches high. The set is made of very thin bone china. It is decorated in the art nouveau style. Turquoise chrysanthemums drift across each piece. Gilded leaves accent the flowers. The interior of the cup, well of the saucer, rims and handle are gilded. This subtle, unique design gives the feeling that the flowers are floating on water. Condition: Excellent
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1309107 (stock #G452)
Judith Ravnitzky
$695.00
This porcelain demitasse cup and saucer was produced in Austria in the 1890s. We have not identified the blue mark under glaze. The saucer measures 4 3/8 inches long, 3 1/2 inches wide and 1 inch deep. The cup is 2 1/4 inches high. The rectangular shape is quite unique. The ground color is deep cobalt blue. Two sides of the cup has panels with hand painted scenes. There are beautiful ladies in pastel colored gowns dancing. The painting has some art nouveau influence. The scenes are surrounded by beaded gold. The border of the saucer has ornate raised gilding. The inside of the cup is gilded two thirds of the way down. This is a rare cup and saucer of beautiful quality. Condition: The saucer has minute specks of wear that are hardly noticeable.