A French Palissy-style dish, possibly 17th century
Lot 4
A French dish, School of Palissy, 17th century
£1,000 - 1,500
US$ 1,700 - 2,500
amended
Auction Details
Lot Details
A French dish, School of Palissy, 17th century
Modelled in relief and brightly coloured with a Bacchanalian scene in the centre, the rim with bearded masks crowned with fruiting vines alternating with Bacchanalian figures, 39.5cm diam. (very minor losses to glaze)

Saleroom notices

  • It has been suggested that this dish was made in Tours in the 19th century, probably by a member of the Avisseau family.
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  1. Nette Megens
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