French Porcelain Tea Set
Beautiful tea set with an outstanding tray that accommodates a teapot, sugar bowl with lid, a creamer and two cups and saucers. The set is hand-painted with a tray that has basket full of rose colored flowers and leaves in the center with a border in blue/gray with a single flower. On the back of the tray is the identification of the maker with of a sunburst with the initials "GF" which signifies that Gabriel Fourmaintraux made this set of Desvres in Calais. The teapot, the sugar holder and creamer all have a small version of the basket with sprawling flowers. The cups and saucers just have the flowers on the yellow background. An exceptional quality tea set!
Measurements: The tray is 3"long with the handles, the teapot with lid is 1-1/4"h.
Circa: 1900-1920
Price: SOLD

 

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