It is made by the Moustiers faience makers, situated in the Provence in the south of France. It has the'Grotesque' pattern, that was first used in the 18th century. The pattern is known for it's mythological creatures. This platter depicts two figures, one playing the flute and the other with a bow and arrows.They are surrounded by tropical plants and birds. It is marked with an x on the back, often found on Moustiers faience. It was probably made around the 1950s. Length: about 17 inch / 43 cm. Width: about 12 1/2 inch / 32 cm.
One larger and one small glaze imperfections on the edge/rim, often seen in these pieces, see the photos. We are based in France and offer a lot of European antique and vintage items. We insist on satisfying our customers with all the care we can offer! We have accumulated a lot of experience the past years in packing all the items. The items will be professionally packed to make sure they arrive safe to you.We use double boxing, custom made foam molds, packing peanut chips and more! After 7 days we will report it as a non-payed item and the object will be relisted after that. We will always do our best to keep each customer satisfied! The item "Vintage French Faience de Moustiers Grotesque Hand Painted Serving Platter Plate" is in sale since Sunday, May 24, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\European Pottery\French". The seller is "bluebird_european_antique" and is located in Saint-Martin-de-Landelles. This item can be shipped worldwide.