Large round plate with lobsters

Alfred Renoleau French
Manufactory Renoleau Manufactory French

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More than just a useful piece of tableware, this large plate shows the compositional skills of Alfred Renoleau. The lobsters’ naturalistic colors contrast with the striking green tone of the background glaze. Renoleau proudly signed his name on the reverse.

Large round plate with lobsters, Alfred Renoleau (1854 Mansle, Charente, France–1930 Angoulême, France), Glazed earthenware with applied decoration, French, Mansle

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