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As soon as it was exibited at French internationnal fair in 1867, this service was the most successful In 1866, wishing to embrace the revival of ceramics decorated by transfer printing, Eugène Rousseau sought the collaboration of the painter and engraver Félix Bracquemond. Bracquemond found inspiration for his animal and plant motifs (around 280), in Hokusai’s Manga (1815), Hiroshige’s Grand Series of Fishes (1830) and Taito’s Flower and Bird Paintings (1848), for his innovative, asymetric designs on plates featuring one primary image and two, usually smaller, supplementary images. From its first presentation at the 1867 Universal Exhibition in Paris, the dinner service was very successful and remained so. It was continued by Rousseau’s successors and produced by the manufacturers Creil & Montereau under successive company names, right up to 1938.
Luc Lanel (1893-1966),works with the architect Jean-Charles Moreux and with Leleu, then from 1922 to 1942 he is artistic director of the Christofle house, he creates many models including the goldsmith line that equips the mythical Normandy boat.
Salvador Dalí (1904-1989) very famous surrealist, painter graphiste created this pattern. Limited edition, china porcelain with gold rim, composed of 109 pièces, this service is for 12 personnes, numbered 577/1000. Manufactor Schirnding Porzellan AG