Ruscha West German Pottery Plate, Torero Decor
Item: WG-RTP             Ruscha Torero Decor Plate
  Ruscha
                        Plate with Torero Design Description: Ruscha was one of the rulers of the wall plate kingdom in the 1950's, and Torero is one of their fairly hard to find classics.  Very mid century in style, like much work from the 50's, it also pulls from Art Deco and Cubist styles to a degree, a real "Deco Echo" item with additional style echoes.

Although there were patterns for these designs for artists to work from, each one is incised by hand, and the outcome can vary, sometimes by intent, sometimes not.  Items are typically initialed by the artist, but most artists names remain unknown so far.


Dimensions:
Diameter is about 8 1/2".

Form:  717 with relative size number 1 1/2.

Condition: excellent with no damage and no repairs.  Of course, all our sales are fully guaranteed.

Price:  $65 plus shipping and insurance. The hanger is included, but the plate stand is not.

Shipping:  $8.95 for Priority Mail and insurance within the US.

International shipping rates by request.

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