Dating henriot quimper plates
Another firm, founded in 1772 by Francois Eloury, was known as Porquier.
The third firm, founded by Guillaume Dumaine in 1778, was known as HR or Henriot Quimper.
(Three trays) More details A collection of ceramics including Fielding's Crown Devon two handled vase and other Fielding's wares including hot water jug, preserve pot and cover, etc, various Quimper wares including a triple vase, Wedgwood Jasper wares, continental ceramic candlesticks with applied figures, small collection of Masonic related items, etc More details William John Leech RHA ROI (1881 - 1968)London Bridge and Soutwark Cathedral Oil on canvas, 44 x 36cm (17¼ x 14¼)Signed Exhibited: ' William J.
Leech Exhibition’ The Dawson Gallery, March 1947; ' William John Leech: An Irish Painter Abroad', National Gallery of Ireland, October-December 1996, Catalogue No.100.
He continued painting however, and exhibited throughout the 1920s and 1930s at the RHA, RA and New English Club in London, and represented Ireland at a number of significant international locations including Venice in 1926 and Brussels in 1930.
From 1944 on Leech was represented by the Dawson Gallery in Dublin, where solo shows were held in 1945.
A Henriot Quimper plate decorated with figure in a garden, together with a footed bowl, marked "Henriot Quimper France 97" to base and decorated with a figure in a garden, a further plate in the Lunneville faience taste decorated with floral sprays and four further tin glazed plates CONDITION REPORTS The small Henrietta Quimper plate marked "France 116" verso has numeroius surface scratches, losses to the glaze, some of these appear top be during the firing process, some small chips.
Set of six Henriot Quimper Fish Plates dating circa 1960. The tiny pin points seen on the face of some of the plates are factory imperfections. The town has long been famous for producing faience - tin-glazed pottery.Faience is not peculiar to Quimper, indeed it is made in various places throughout Europe, but the Quimper faience is quite distinctive.More details A set of twelve late 19th century French plates with humorous printed decoration, the revenge of the rabbit, etc, 20cm diameter approx, together with a Doulton Burslem jug and basin set with painted iris detail, a Copeland Parian bust of a classical female character, two Delft tiles with blue and white painted decoration, further tiles, a Quimper type quaiche, etc More details A quantity of Burleigh ware Willow pattern blue and white printed wares including tea pot, five mugs, twenty three plates and dishes of various sizes, etc, together with a Quimper ware tea pot stand More details Mixed Lot comprising Staunton Chess Box, small 19th century Box, Two Johnson Bros Quimper Style Plates, Two Boxed Aynsley Photograph Frames (Pembroke and Eliz Rose) and a Boxed Royal Worcester Cake Plate More details SECTION 20.A large quantity of ceramics including part tea sets, Colclough, Quimper plate, F & Sons Burslem meat platter, Staffordshire plates, Chinese pin dishes and commemorative wares More details Three amber glass tankards engraved with fern leaves, four amber glass Webb dimple bowls on low stems, a Coalport figure of ' Savannah', Coalport model of a bird, a Hornsea 1950s cruet bottle, 19th/20th century teawares etc and a collection of miniatures to include two satsuma bowls, a Quimper bowl, a Berlin bowl, Parian miniatures, a quantity of religious rural and trades people figures, a silver napkin ring, etc.