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Plate (France)

This is a plate. It was designed by Simon Lissim and decorated by L. Rodzianko. It is dated 1927 and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is glazed, enameled, and gilt porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Simon Lissim. It is credited Bequest of Simon Lissim.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 2.5 x 24 cm (1 in. x 9 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On base, in gold box, monogram of "SL" [conjoined]; in black text: DEssin DE Simon Lissi[m] / Execution DE L. RODZiAnKO / PARis 1927."; near border: "AppARtiEnt À MonsiEuR MiCHEL Lissim."

It is signed

On front of plate, signed in black: "S. Lis[rubbed off]"

Cite this object as

Plate (France); Designed by Simon Lissim (American, b. Kiev, Russia, 1900–1981); glazed, enameled, and gilt porcelain; H x diam.: 2.5 x 24 cm (1 in. x 9 7/16 in.); Bequest of Simon Lissim; 1981-37-2

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