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Publisher: Gabriel FOURMAINTRAUX / DESVRES
Title: Design for Porcelain bowls.
Published in: Desvres, 1905 - 1925
   
Size: 6.7 x 12.8 inches.
17.0 x 32.5 cm.
Colouring:

In original colours.
Condition: Pen and ink with water colour. Very good condition.
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With numbers 8.796, 8.618 and 8.624. To the left "Planche N° d'ordre : 05013.
Original design created by the Sevres artist Gabriel Fourmaintraux ( 1886 - ) at about 1910 to serve as guides for the painters of the porcelain and as sales tools for prospective clients showing them the range of sizes, decorative motifs, and finishing available at varying prices.
The inclusion of pencil notations of prices, sizes and finishing options and stamps indicating order numbers are evidence of the fascinating role of the works as working designs.
A beautiful and unique historical record of French decorative art. A museum (A la belle Époque de la Faience de Desevres) has been established in what were Gabriel Fourmaintraux’s workshops. It is located just outside of Paris at 114 rue Jean Jaures in Desevres.

For almost 300 years, since it was produced under the patronage of Louis XV, Sevres porcelain has been highly regarded for its high quality and beautiful design.
Reference: C'est du Desvres - Volume 2 - Planches Aquarellées



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