PLATE,

SOFT PASTE PORCELAIN

(pâte tendre)

CHANTILLY , FRANCE

c. 1770

SOLD 

 

 

Diameter 10-1/2inches.

Shaped rim, painted blue. Decorated in underglaze blue with floral sprays and ears of wheat, the famous "Chantilly Sprigs" pattern.

Factory faults to the glaze and a small firing fault to the footrim.

Mark: Blue hunting horn and incised script letters

For a similar plate see the Victoria and Albert Museum Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 25, shelf 5

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