Serving plate with raised handle, frosted glass checker
design on inner ring, and hand-painted enamel floral design on black ground on outer ring. Gilt edging and enamel swag over clear portion. No maker's mark.
33-piece crimson glass dinnerware set, circa 1950. Three
plates, 9.25"Dia x .5"H; eight lunch plates, 7.5"Dia x .5"H; four soup bowls, 7.5"Dia x 1.25"H; eleven saucers, 5.5"Dia x .5"H; seven coffee cups, 3.75"Dia x 2.25"H. Light spots of wear.
On a neutral background, the juicy lemons, lush
green leaves, and decorative plate really come to life. This is a reproduction of an original watercolor work from artist Gabby Malpas, printed on fine-art paper with an extraordinary clarity and depth ...