A PARIS JARDINIERE LATE 19TH CENTURY
in the manner of Theodore Deck, of bulbous form, enameled with butterflies and a large bird among flowering blooms, reserved on a yellow scrollwork ground, signed J.Benard, the flared rim with a green lambrequin scroll border edged in dark puce, the interior with a turquoise ground, impressed medallion EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE/ 1889/ MEDAILLE D'OR, incised MLA/ Paris, numeral 40206.
diameter 17 ¼ in.; height 13 ⅜ in.
43.8; 33.9 cm