Brard Trompe L'oeil Fish Wall Plaque
Trompe l’oeil wall plaque featuring a flounder, red fish, and small shell on a rustic cobalt blue-and-white platter, painted in the Rouen style. Signed Léon Brard, circa 1875. Red earthenware, glazed in creamy white with the blue and sepia geometric pattern following a scalloped rim. In the oval center well, the dimensional fish are naturalistically modeled and painted.