Art Deco was the epitome of the avant-garde—pushing the envelope of what we consider beautiful," says Ariane Trimuschat, director of The San Francisco Fall Antiques Show. Inspired by this year's theme, our sale includes many participating designers' pieces. Proceeds benefit the show’s beneficiary, Enterprise for High School Students, which empowers San Francisco youth for success in employment and higher education.
Set of six French majolica fruit plates, each
adorned with a fruit and leaf motif. Includes: grapes, pears, strawberries, apples, red cherries, and plums. Undersides marked "Sarreguemines France." Light crazing.
Antique English Ridgeway's picnic scene and leaf plate
with scene at the center depicting a couple picnicking on a hillside overlooking a village. Acanthus leaf in relief perimeter detailing. Marked "Ridgways England, W. R. S. & Co., Humphrey's Clock" on ...
Pair of 19th-century French majolica asparagus plates. Hand-painted
with raised, embossed spears of asparagus in brilliant colors of purple, green and cream. Encircled with a scalloped edge. Marked on underside: Made in France, Onnaing. Light wear.