Porcelaine de Paris - Rihouet le Rosay - gravy boat pink decor monogram JB - Napoleon III - Porcelain

Description
Porcelaine de Paris - Rihouet le Rosay - gravy boat pink decor monogram JB - Napoleon III - Porcelain
France - Late 19th century

Sauceboat and its plate in porcelain of Paris, beautiful leafy handles, decoration of pink edgings. All the pieces have a beautiful JB monogram, late 19th century, circa 1880.

Louis Marie François Rihouët was born in 1791 into a wealthy family attached to the Duke of Orleans. He started his activity in 1818 and in 1824 he obtained the title of earthenware maker of the King. It was on this date that he relocated his establishment to 7, rue de la Paix. He retired from business in 1853 and sold his activity to Charles Lerosey who carried on under the Rihouët Lerosey brand until 1910. Our sauceboat dates from this last period between 1853 and 1910, circa 1880s.

In excellent condition, as new.

Length: 26 cm
Height: 11 cm

Lot details
Object
gravy boat pink decor monogram JB
Material
Porcelain
Manufacturer/ Brand
Porcelaine de Paris - Rihouet le Rosay
Style
Napoleon III
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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