Around 1790, peter biron, duke of kurland, commissioned a table service from kpm. Following on from courtly rococo with its shells and tendrils, around 1770 the predominant style drew its inspiration from classical antiquity. A service in a strict classic form was the result: dinner service with classical edge it pays homage to the ideals ..
This rare, porcelain plates features the highest quality porcelain with embossed designs – finished with the high glaze finish. One breakfast / luncheon plate – 7 7/8 inches scalloped rim diameter. One coffee cup – 2.75 inches tall by 2.75 inches top rim diameter. One curved saucer – 5.5 inches rim diameter by 1 3/8 ..