Erte Moonlight Service Plate 12"
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A beautiful Art Deco 12" Service Plate by Erte called "Moonlight". This plate is signed Erte Moonlight UH 200/1988 Fine China West Germany. The plate or charger is in Mint condition and has never been displayed. The box does have wear. Sorry no returns.
The artist is Russian born painter Romain de Tirtoff(1892-1990) who called himself Erte after the French pronunciation of his initials. He was one of the leading fashion and stage designers of the early 20th century. He made his first costume design at the age of 5. He was a fashion designer for opera and the theatre designing costumes and stage sets.