It bears the signature of Louis-Pierre Malpass, one of the most important porcelain painters of his time.
Beautifully hand painted with a central panel depicting a Japanese man wearing a conical straw hat with two swords in his belt. The panel painted on an ornately decorated cream ground with a Bleu Celeste border and decorative gilded highlights. The stunning ormolu mount decorated in relief with birds, butterflies and foliage, with pierced oriental style handles and riased on claw feet
In really excellent condition, with no chips, cracks or repairs, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 12 x Width 50 x Depth 40
Dimensions in inches:
Height 5 inches x Width 1 foot, 8 inches x Depth 1 foot, 4 inches
Our reference: 08876
Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.