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platter with fish and eels
  • Léon Brard
    1830–1902
    born: Caen, France
    Bernard Palissy and Workshop
    active circa 1510–1590
    born: Agen, France ; died: Paris, France
  • platter with fish and eels, circa 1865–1895
  • Where object was made: France
  • ceramic, glazing
  • Object Height/Width: 41.3 x 31.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 16 1/4 x 12 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Simons Gallery, 316, C3
  • 1928.3441
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Platter with white ground and blue foliate decoration near the border. In the center of the plate are three fish and two eels, colored and in relief. The fish and eels are laying on top of eachother and on top of painted green leaves.