Antique English transferware plate in a rare purple shade from the aesthetic period. Hallmark on back: Siam. Crazing due to ...
moreAntique English transferware plate in a rare purple shade from the aesthetic period. Hallmark on back: Siam. Crazing due to age. Blue and brown are the most common colors. Purple and multi-color pieces are rarer.
The Aesthetic Movement (ca. 1862 - 1920) influenced transferware designs of Asian styled scenes with asymmetric, bold and geometric patterns. Like in this piece, Japanese motifs had the great popularity. These include images associated with Japan — bamboo, cranes, waves, carp, streaming banners, Japanese-style structures, etc. These are mixed with abstract ornamentation lifted from Japanese objects, including fret patterns, zigzag borders and round Japanese crests, or mons.
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