EUGENE FEUILLATRE (1870-1916) – “ARTICHAUT FLEURI” VASE, CIRCA 1900

“ARTICHAUT FLEURI” VASE, CIRCA 1900
Copper and translucent enamel. The lower part is decorated with green enamel artichoke leaves highlighted with gold. The upper part is decorated with pink enamel.
Signed.
Identical model at the Kunstgewerbe Museum in Berlin, acquired at the Exposition Universelle in 1900.
Another identical model in the musée des Arts décoratifs in Paris inv. n°10751.
Together with an advertising label illustrating the piece.

Bibliography
L’Art décoratif moderne, June 1898, Les objets d’art aux salons, Arthur Maillet, ill. page 133.
L’Art décoratif, January 1901, ill. page 166.
Wolfgang Scheffler, Werke um 1900, Kunstgewerbe Museum Berlin, 1966, ill. page 28, n° 29 in the exhibition catalogue.
Sotheby’s Parke Bernet Monaco S.A., 23 juin 1979, lot n°325, identical model in green enamel, the upper part in pale blue and mauve.

Exhibition
Salon de 1898.
French Jewellery of the Nineteenth Century, Wartski, Londres, 13 – 23 June 2001, n°194 in the exhibition catalogue, ill. p. 42.

HENRY CROS – PLAQUE, CIRCA 1900

PLAQUE, CIRCA 1900
Large rectangular plaque in pâte de verre figuring an elongated naked woman, in white pâte de verre, abundant red hair, all on a green background under a blue sky

47 x 21 x 2 cm.

FELIX BRACQUEMOND – HAVILAND & Cie – ROUND PLATE LANDSCAPE, CIRCA 1874-1876

ROUND PLATE LANDSCAPE, CIRCA 1874-1876
Hard-paste porcelain, manufactured at Charles Haviland & Co, in the Auteuil workshop after a design by Félix Bracquemond.
Signed with the B monogram.

Diameter : 50 cm.

Exhibition
La céramique “impressionniste” / Emaux atmosphériques, Musées de la Ville de Rouen, Musée de la Céramique, 2010, similar example ill. pp. 40 & 41 (detail) & page 98, n. 16

FELIX BRACQUEMOND – HAVILAND & Cie – SERVICE PARISIEN, 1876-1878

SERVICE PARISIEN, 1876-1878

Complete series of twelve plates titled as:

Le brouillard
Le combat
Le calme
L’effroi
La lune
La neige
La nuit
L’orage
Plein-soleil
La pluie
Le soleil couchant
Le soleil levant

The complete series is in the collection of the Adrien Dubouché’s museum, ADL 2813 à 2824
A plate is in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Acquisition number 23.31/18, gift of Monsieur George Haviland, 1923

Exhibition
La porcelaine de Limoges des origines à 1880, musée de l’Evêché, Limoges, 1949
Chefs d’œuvres de la porcelaine de Limoges, musée du Luxembourg, 30 January – 28 April 1996,
n. 130 of the exhibition catalogue
Félix Bracquemond et les arts décoratifs – Du japonisme à l’Art nouveau, Musée national
Adrien-Dubouché, Limoges, puis Deutsches Porzellanmuseum, Selb-Plösberg et Musée départemental de l’Oise, Beauvais, 2005/2006, ill. pp. 92 à 95
Félix Bracquemond et les arts décoratifs – du japonisme à l’Art nouveau,
Musée national Adrien-Dubouché, Limoges, 5 April- 4 July 2005, cat. n°34/1 à 34/12, pp. 86 à 96

Bibliography
Chefs d’œuvres de la porcelaine de Limoges, éditions de la Réunion des musées nationaux, Paris 1996, ill. page 217
Félix Bracquemond et les arts décoratifs, éditions de la Réunion des musées nationaux, 2005,
pp. 88 à 96
Paul Arthur French Art Nouveau Ceramics / An Illustrated Dictionary, Norma éditions, 2015, ill. p.77

JEAN POUYAT – CUP AND SAUCER, CIRCA 1903-1912

CUP AND SAUCER, CIRCA 1903-1912
White porcelain with translucent polychrome enamels heightened with gold and decorated
with a bee and stylized flowers, the saucer with a design of flowering twigs
Marked on the reverse JPL France in chromium green thick pad color, surrounded by two green laurel branches and inscribed in gold Breveté pour la France et l’étranger/Jean Pouyat/Limoges
Extremely rare example of the highest quality of execution

Cup height: 7 cm
Saucer diameter: 13.5 cm

Bibliography
Edith Mannoni, Porcelaine de Limoges, Massin éditeur, nd, p. 104, for a cup and a saucer by Pouyat
Chefs-d’oeuvre de la porcelaine de Limoges, Musée du Luxembourg, 1996, p. 90, for another cup and a saucer by Pouyat

DAUM FRERES – “CHARDONS” VASE, CIRCA 1900

“CHARDONS” VASE, CIRCA 1900
Thistle cameo decoration in black and pink on white martele ground, with silver
foliate mount to foot rim, gilt engraved signature Daum Nancy with Croix de Lorraine to underside of foot

22 x 10 cm.