Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910’s 20’s

Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's

Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's
Set of 6 Mesmerizing Jewel Tone Enamel Hand-Painted. These cups and saucers were produced sometime around the turn of the. 20th century up until the 1920’s. 2 3/8 (5.5 cm) tall. 3 1/4 (8.3 cm) wide at the top. And 4 1/8 (10.5 cm) wide to the tip of the handle. The saucers are 5 1/2″ (14 cm) in diameter, and 3/4″ (2cm) tall. Marked on the underside of all 12 pieces. Delvaux 18 rue Royale, Paris. Eleven pieces are in excellent condition, and one cup has a small chip upon its rim. The chip has resulted in two hairline cracks that runs down towards the base of the cup. But the beauty of this set and near impossibility at finding a replacement of this rare set piece compels us to include this cup. As a collector of rare porcelain, I’d rather have the damaged cup than an incomplete set. Besides the aforementioned cup, there is no other damage to point out, except some tarnishing and light scuff marks. Please see photos for details. Enjoy more photos of this and our other items at. Description of the Cups. The set has been thoroughly and carefully cleaned, but not polished. On the rim, base and handle currently has a wonderful century old patina that would be lost in a polishing! The enamel shows only light wear; I believe this set has only been used a few times in the 100 years since it was produced. As delicate as this set is, I believe it has been carefully tucked in a dark china cabinet for decades, or safely displayed behind glass. Was a prestigious Parisian store with the very posh address of. 18 rue Royale, Paris. This is not to be confused with the luxury leather goods store named. Just check for the prestigious address to make sure you have the right firm! If it’s not included in the mark, then it’s probably the other. It all started in 1880, when two ceramic artists named Felix Milet and Clement Massier partnered up to found the company. Would eventually embrace the sale of liqueur decanters, glasses, vases, porcelain tableware, and utilitarian items such as ceramic tiles. Not uncommon at the time, the storefront had a workshop tucked in the back. In the workshop was a staff of ceramic and glass decorators, including a group of very Talented. This busy little workshop bought ceramic blanks from prestigious firms, including Haviland, and other notable Limoges porcelain companies. Millet’s death in 1911, his son Paul began running the family firm, and stayed at the helm from 1890 to 1931. Millet’s grandson Henri would eventually run the ceramics shop from 1931 until they closed their shutters in 1971. The storefront followed the workshop’s lead and closed forever in the 1970’s. The cups and saucers. So now back to the cups and saucers. This gorgeous set is literally a feast for the eyes! Each set has base colors made up of colors of the rainbow: shades of. Over the blank white porcelain, the enamel decorators painted nearly identical patterns of. Those skilled artisans picked the most vivid contrast match for each base color when planning out their design! They topped off these little beauties with a band of. Trim around the top rim, bottom rim, and handle of the cups. The result is an absolute kaleidoscope of sophisticated jewel tone colors that is. Each piece is dazzling by itself, but when all 12 pieces are placed together, they transport you to. French summer garden in all its floral glory! If you want to have more fun, mix and match the cups and saucers with different color – it would be the talk of the day! Please note; the price of the listing takes into consideration the damage to the one cup. This set of very rare and beautifully painted cups and saucers would complement any collection of fine china and collectables! It would also be a great starter set for the collector of tomorrow! Set of 12 cups and saucers will be carefully packaged and. The dishes are described as objectively as possible. If an item has a scratch or ding, I will tell you. All pictures are of item to be sent. We are a small, family run business and will immediately address any questions you have about our listings! For more mind-boggling deals on. The item “Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910’s 20’s” is in sale since Saturday, March 17, 2018. This item is in the category “Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\European Pottery\French”. The seller is “eastonattics” and is located in Easton, Maryland. 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Delvaux, Paris Handpainted Enamel Cups and Saucers, Set of 6, 1910's 20's

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