Lot 218

CREIL AND MONTEREAU.
Rousseau service plate, in fine earthenware, with polychrome decoration of fish; Insect and flowers. Brand CREIL MONTEREAU B.ET CIE.E. ROUSSEAU PARIS. Circa 1880; 19th century.

Rousseau's service was awarded a medal at the 1867 World's Fair. This Japanese service in fine earthenware printed under enamel was published in 1866 by François-Eugène Rousseau (1827-1890) after the etchings of Félix Bracquemond (1833-1914). It was reissued uninterruptedly until the middle of the 20th century.

Location of the item
France - 75002 Paris