Item - Antique French Ceramic Photo Paint Plate depicting a little girl, Dated 1918 (please see all photos). Photo Paint plates was a technique pioneered around the beginning of the 20th Century, the process was to take a photographic image apply to a ceramic plate blank and then to paint around the image in oils to add a background to the studio shot image. This particular example was produced by the studio - Maison Ceady of Rue des Metres, Graville Ste., Honorine, France.
Maker - Plate maker unknown, but studio work undertook by Ceady House
Stamps - The plate is stamped with 3B and J4 and also has an under glaze 'x'; the rear of the plate also features the studio's original paper label. The front of the plate is signed with a reference number and the date 1918.
Type - Photo Paint Plate
Circa - Dated 1918
Construction - Ceramic
Country of Origin - France
Dimensions - 7.75" in diameter
Weight - 250 gram
Condition - Excellent Used Condition (please see pics)
Other Interesting Points -
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