Hand Painted French Portrait Plate of “Caroline Murat” – Artist Signed, Limoges France
A beautiful Limoges France porcelain portrait plate, titled “Caroline Murat”. Caroline Murat was sister to Napoleon Bonaparte and Queen of Naples.
The back of the plate is white while the front is mostly pink with gold trim and gold on the scalloped rim of the plate. Around the outside section of the plate are panels with sprays of flowers on two sides and feathers and ribbons on the other two sides. Each panel is outlined in a swirl of gold.
In the centre of the plate, there is a portrait of a beautiful young woman with French style clothing and headdress. The plate is signed by the artist, “E. Mireille” on the lower right corner of the portrait.
On the back of the plate, it reads “Caroline Murat” and has a partial maker’s mark in red for Limoges.
The plate is 9 1/2 inches in diameter and is in excellent condition.
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