While our images are electronically watermarked, the antique prints themselves are not.
Jardiniere (Flower Vase) bearing the monogram of Louis XV GAR21 $145
Each print measures approximately 12
inches by 17 1/2 inches
It is with great pleasure that we
add these prints of the magnificent soft paste porcelain
of Sevres, France to our eclectic collection of prints.
When Chinese porcelain was first introduced into Europe
by Venetian traders in the 14th Century, it was one of
the great wonders and mysteries of the world. Many
efforts were made to reproduce it in France. Finally,
the discovery that special types of clay were the
foundation of soft paste porcelain gave the French
porcelain industry its start in the early 1700s. The
Sevres porcelain factory was founded, backed by none
other than Louis XV.
Sevres went on to produce some of
the most beautiful and highly prized porcelain of all
time, widely collected by prominent & royal families all
over the world, including the Kings & Queens of England,
Marie Antoinette of France, and in current times most of
the museums of the world.
In these prints, we see some of the
most splendid products of this wonderful age of soft
paste porcelain, which terminated in 1804 with the
discovery of hard paste porcelain. The colors in the
prints are absolutely magnificent, being heightened by
application of genuine gold paint, as in the original
Each print measures
approximately 12 inches by 17 1/2 inches on heavy paper.
The generous margins are not fully shown in the images. These
particular prints are from the rare Royal Folio Edition,
limited to 283 copies. These prints command a high price on the
market, so we are delighted to offer them at a
comparatively reasonable price. They are superbly
decorative, especially well placed in the dining room or
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