The rimmed tin glazed earthenware plate decorated in shades of blue with flowering peonies. Surrounded with six rotating panels, three with flowering plants and three with stylized flowers.
Signed on the back in underglaze blue for:
DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL DELFT
DELFT - HOLLAND & BL = 1942
Painter’s initials: VB = Willem Alexander Karel Hendrik Frederik van Baarsel.
Employment dates: June 30th, 1893 - 1944 or 1945.
Produced during the Second World War.
Diam.: 35,5 cm. (14 inches.)
Weight: 1.491 grams.