Vintage French Henriot Quimper hand decorated floral faience pottery souvenir cafe au lait bowls set of 3


Shipping to United States: $44.33

Wonderful rustic earthenwareware hand decorated vintage cafe au lait breakfast bowls from the faience potteries of Henriot Quimper in Brittany, France.
The patterns on these souvenir bowls are bright and vibrant, handpainted in multiple colours. The predominance of green and red on two of the bowls probably means they were Christmas gifts. Each of the bowls has a name hand-painted on the side.
The form of the bowls is that of a traditional breakfast cafe or chocolate bowl, with two lug handles on the sides to allow the bowl to be tipped as a cup when the baguette or croissant had been dipped.
I am selling these bowls as a collection do the price is for THREE BOWLS.
Condition is somewhat timeworn, with chips and nibbles to the rims and some cracking and crazing. Please study the photos to see condition. They are priced to reflect this.
Size is approx, width across handles 16.5cm, diameter 12.5cm, height 6.5cm.
Each bowl is fully signed and marked underneath by the painter at the Henriot Quimper atelier. The bowls date from the last quarter of the Twentieth Century, they are vintage items.

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