Fine Nantgarw plate, London decorated with ‘Italian’ view of ruins, c. 1820

$5,500.00 AUD

Nantgarw plate of gently lobed form, well painted to the base in unusual black enamels on a salmon ground with an Italian scene, with a view through an arch in a tree-encrusted ruined wall to Roman column remains, a bell tower rising above, a figure with a wheelbarrow moving through the opening, the rim with an elaborate feathered gilt border.

circa 1820

Superb condition, nothing to report!

From an old Melbourne collection




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