When the term Decor Riche is used, it refers to acanthus leaves in two colors.
A town with origins that date back to the days of ancient Rome, Quimper has been a hub of pottery in Brittany, in northwestern France, for generations.
Contemporary Quimper a stylized, playful, fish shaped plate.
Quimper signature blue and yellow design plus green labeled H.
By the close of the 19th century, Bousquet's original factory had evolved into the Grand Maison company, and by the dawn of the century following, more ceramic companies had blossomed in the region, securing Quimper's status as a landmark in French ceramic history.These pottery plates are painted in primary colors.They feature a standing Breton man with a staff, and a Breton woman holding a floral bouquet.It’s actually a French town where this particular style of hand glazed pottery, sometimes referred to as Quimperware, was made by a number of different potters.This colorful pottery is known for its hand decorated designs reflecting the culture of the Brittany region of France.