Pair of 19th Majolica Lemons Plates - French Antique Trompe L'Oeil Plates - Perret Gentil Menton Lemon Wall Plate - Palissy Turquoise Plate
Pair of 19th Majolica Lemons Plates - French Antique Trompe L'Oeil Plates - Perret Gentil Menton Lemon Wall Plate - Palissy Turquoise Plate

Pair Perret Gentil Plates

Regular price €340

A magnificent French antique pair of majolica plates made by Perret Gentil in Menton. The colorful turquoise plates feature a trompe l'oeil decor of lemon with pendant flowering and fruiting citrus branches. The glaze is amazing.

The reverse is black painted initials P.G M for Perret-Gentil of Menton, circa 1900. His production is referenced in the book "Barbotines de la cote d'azur" by Maryse Bottero.

Please, take a close look at the pictures. Good antique condition. One plate has a splinter on one flower petal and one small chip on a leaf. (see photos 3 & 4)

Diameter: 5 3/4" (14.7cm)
Pair of 19th Majolica Lemons Plates - French Antique Trompe L'Oeil Plates - Perret Gentil Menton Lemon Wall Plate - Palissy Turquoise Plate
Pair Perret Gentil Plates
Pair Perret Gentil Plates
Pair Perret Gentil Plates
Pair Perret Gentil Plates
Pair of 19th Majolica Lemons Plates - French Antique Trompe L'Oeil Plates - Perret Gentil Menton Lemon Wall Plate - Palissy Turquoise Plate
Pair Perret Gentil Plates
Pair Perret Gentil Plates
Pair Perret Gentil Plates
Pair Perret Gentil Plates
Pair Perret Gentil Plates
Pair Perret Gentil Plates
Pair Perret Gentil Plates