Two Staffordshire Platters And A Gibson Girl Plate
1st item: Royal Doulton Gibson Girl Plate, blue stylized acanthus leaf border, with central transfer, "A Message from the Outside World", from a series of plates by Charles Gibson showing developments in the life of a young widow. Marked copyright 1900 with printed Charles Gibson signature, stamped underglaze on reverse with lion over crown mark. 10 1/2" dia. 2nd item: Large and deep Staffordshire transferware platter in the Blue Willow pattern, impressed illegible anchor mark on reverse, 17-3/8" L x 13-3/4" W. 3rd item: Staffordshire monochrome transferware platter in the Pekin Pattern with Chinoiserie scene, mark for B & H on reverse, 18"L x 14-1/2"W. All items English, late 19th to early 20th century.
Item #1: Crazing, otherwise excellent. Item 2: Very good condition (minor edge wear). Item 3: Substantial wear at edge and a small edge chip.