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by franrose1
Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:57 am
Forum: Antiques and Furniture - Valuations
Topic: Antique “chinoiserie” plates - possibly fakes?
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Antique “chinoiserie” plates - possibly fakes?

This set of twelve plates was among the fine (genuine) English china dishes which my great grandmother acquired in the 1920s. I have sent photos out to one of the very large antique houses that specializes in china, and they could not identify this pattern. I am now thinking it is fake i.e. not Euro...
by franrose1
Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:16 pm
Forum: Antiques and Furniture - Valuations
Topic: “Faux chinoiserie” antique plates - old but fake?
Replies: 0
Views: 1616

“Faux chinoiserie” antique plates - old but fake?

When my great-grandfather’s business came into some success in the 1920s, my great-grandmother remodeled their bungalow into a fine house, and paid a dealer to go abroad to find her nice furnishings and dishes. In among the (genuine) fine English china dishes that my great-grandmother collected and ...