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Rare pair of large French majolica fish motif wall pockets by De Bruyn


Code: 3036


W: 11" (27.9 cm)H: 15.5" (39.4 cm)

An impressive, highly decorative and very functional pair of large majolica wall pockets featuring a plethora of freshly caught glistening fish decorated in vivid glazes, set against a colourful background of bulrushes, lilies and fishing nets. Made by Antoine Gustave de Bruyn, a Belgian who set up his workshop in the town of Fives, a satellite town of Lille in France. French c1890