Dinner plate: curvilinear pattern

Dinner plate: curvilinear pattern
  • Title :     Dinner plate: curvilinear pattern
  • Artist:     Peter Behrens Designer Porzellanfabrik Gebrüder Bauscher Maker
  • Accession:     85.7.295
  • Country:     Germany Weiden Bavaria
  • Date:     1901
  • Dimensions:     Inches 9-3/4 diameter, Centimeters 24.8 diameter
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Art Nouveau
  • Subject:     Food and Beverage , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.7.295.JPG
  • Tags:     Art Nouveau~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Overall white circular glossy glazed porcelain plate with hand-glazed abstract, geometric decorations in gray around rim. This service was designed by Behrens for use in the dining-room of the house he built for himself and his wife on the Mathildenhöhe in Darmstadt, 1900-1901.