Antique Limoges at Home

By: Dubay, Debbie

Price: $35.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: New


Atglen, PA, U.S.A.: Schiffer Publishing, Limited, 2002. New/New. 100's of full color photgraphs with descriptions and prices. Factory marks, the difference between American Limoges and French Limoges. This book is a dream for decorators and collectors. Pictorial endpapers.


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Informative as well as inspirational, this book is for all who love collecting as well as displaying fine Limoges porcelain. It covers the history of Limoges porcelain, various Limoges blanks and their intended uses, the difference between antique French Limoges and American Limoges, and how to recognize reproductions. It is also a dream-come-true for every collector or designer who has felt daunted by the task of incorporating fine Limoges porcelain into the decor of a home The author demonstrates how to use elegant pieces of Limoges throughout all rooms and areas: the entryway and living room feature massive pieces of Limoges used as art; the dining room is perfect for a table set with Limoges dinnerware; walls in the kitchen, bedroom, bath, and even laundry room display a collection of Limoges chargers, plaques, and paintings; a porch or patio serves as a tea room for Limoges tea, coffee, and chocolate pots. A special section is also devoted to stunning examples of Limoges hand painted buttons, brooches, and stickpins. Current values, information on researching Limoges, a list of artists and their signatures, and a comprehensive marks section are all provided. "A unique presentation of the subject which I know collectors will enjoy," states noted author Mary Frank Gaston. This book will be treasured by all who love fine antiques and design.

Title: Antique Limoges at Home

Author Name: Dubay, Debbie

Categories: Antiques/Collecting, Book,

Publisher: Atglen, PA, U.S.A., Schiffer Publishing, Limited: 2002

ISBN Number: 0764316389

ISBN Number 13: 9780764316388

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New Jacket

Seller ID: 001296

Keywords: Limoges