THREE W E J DEAN hand painted and signed porcelain dishes by Royal Crown Derby. 4:5 dia plates each signed W E J Dean. These collector dishes are in excellent condition and have been put in a shadow box. The mat in the shadow box has been hand painted in acrylic in a theme similar to the theme on the dishes to compliment the dishes.
The dishes are affixed to the mat using sticky backed velcro tabs. They are under glass in the 16"x20" shadowbox. Weight about five pounds unpacked. According to the iternet: WEJ Dean info..
Beautiful c20s-30's porcelain by Royal Crown Derby's most iconic artists. Dean was born in Derby.Apprentice Painter at Royal Crown Derby in the late 1890s. Worked at Derby until his death in 1956. Became famous for his Nautical Scenes. Painted in a manner that was admired by nautical experts. During the recession of the 1930s W. Dean (Billy Dean) worked alongside Albert Gregory and Cuthbert Gresley. These Porcelain artists are responsible for creating beautiful handpainted porcelain pieces that are highly coveted by collectors. The item "Three Royal Crown Derby porcelain dishes ea signed Dean in a shadowbox" is in sale since Wednesday, January 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Plates & Chargers".
The seller is "burwoodhallantiques" and is located in Thompsons Station, Tennessee. This item can be shipped worldwide.