Large Doulton ‘Aesthetic’ tureen, cover + stand, birds by Georges Leonce, c. 1885
Large Doulton Burslem ‘Aesthetic’ tureen, cover + stand of rectangular footed form, printed & painted with a series of bird studies and botanical specimens, after designs by notable French artist by Georges Leonce, including Australian budgies and flowering plants, picked out in naturalistic colours.
Impressed mark ‘Doultons Burslem’ within a roundel, for the Doulton Niles St factory, 1884-1901
also printed ‘Depose / Copyright’
30 x 17cm Dish
Plate 33 x 23cm
Condition: good condition, minor signs of age