Argentinian Miguel Flores-Vianna has gone from shelter-magazine editor to a much-sought-after, well-traveled interior photographer. Charlotte di Carcaci is a jewelry designer and avid collector who divides her time between the Greek island of Patmos, London, and the English countryside.
French porcelain hand-painted plate with iris and poppy
decoration and wide band of etched gilding. Underglaze mark by Haviland, overpainted and signed by Pickard listed artist Alfred Keates circa 1905. Minor wear.
Crescent-shaped porcelain oyster plate. Five wells with blue
hand-painted “eyes” on a deep pink floral ground. The plate also has two smaller clam or cockle wells, and a shell-like pattern to the rolled rim with heavy gilding. Impressed mold number ...
Set of five hand-painted Haviland Limoges plates. Each
decorated with a different type of fruit, plums, cherries, raspberries, blackberries, and pear; branches with flowers, along with heavy gold outlines of the flowers. Stand not included. Maker's mark on base.