Commemorative plate for the 50th year anniversary of the Société Céramique Maastricht, Holland

 
Commemorative plate for the 50th year anniversary of the Société Céramique Maastricht, Holland
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  • Title :     Commemorative plate for the 50th year anniversary of the Société Céramique Maastricht, Holland
  • Artist:     Société Céramique Manufacturer
  • Accession:     XX1991.512
  • Country:     Netherlands Maastricht
  • Date:     1913
  • Dimensions:     Inches 14-1/2 diameter, Centimeters 36.8 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Commemoration , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1991.512.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Circular glazed earthenware commemorative plate for the 50th year anniversary of the Société Céramique Maastricht, Holland depicting a ceramist at left holding a jar in one hand with the other hand placed on a black and white transfer-print photographic image of an older male with a beard and eyeglasses, President Comte Henri de Miuis; at right is depicted a female holding a scroll in one hand with the other hand placed on a black and white transfer-print photographic image of a young mustached male, Victor Jaunez, Directeur-Gerant; at center an apple tree bears a circular rampant lion factory logo within its branches; all set against the factory with smokestacks located in the background; the outer gold rim features a decorative border of apple blossoms.