1940/50 XLRG CRAB TROMP L'OEIL PLATE "PALISSY WARE", PORTUGAL
1940/50 XLRG CRAB TROMP L'OEIL PLATE "PALISSY WARE", PORTUGAL

1940/50 XLRG CRAB TROMP L'OEIL PLATE "PALISSY WARE", PORTUGAL

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Impressive hand painted Majolica glazed ceramic crab and sea life trompe l'oeil wall plate, Portugal, 1940s-1950s. ‘Palissy Ware’ was launched in great reproduction efforts in 1849 and is a term for ceramics produced in the style of the famous French potter Bernard Palissy (1510-1590), the great French Renaissance potter, who created a style of ceramic art that reproduced three-dimensional still-life. Dimensions: 2 1/2”H x 13”Diameter