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Taxile Doat
Presse-Papier

Taxile Doat  Presse-Papier 1
Taxile Doat  Presse-Papier 1
French, circa 1901
Height: 1 1/4 inches (3 cm)
Diameter: 4 1/8 inches (10 cm)

A Taxile Doat for Sèvres enameled porcelain presse-papier with profile medallion of Robur the Conqueror, the main figure in Jules Vernes' 1886 novel by the same name.

Doat created a series of these presse-papiers featuring allegorical figures and characters from myth.

Illustrated
Verneuil, M.P. (July - December, 1904). Taxile Doat. Art et Décoration, XVI, 83-86.
Taxile Doat  Presse-Papier 2
Taxile Doat  Presse-Papier 2
French, circa 1901
Height: 1 1/4 inches (3 cm)
Diameter: 4 1/8 inches (10 cm)

A Taxile Doat for Sèvres enameled porcelain presse-papier with profile medallion of Robur the Conqueror, the main figure in Jules Vernes' 1886 novel by the same name.

Doat created a series of these presse-papiers featuring allegorical figures and characters from myth.

Illustrated
Verneuil, M.P. (July - December, 1904). Taxile Doat. Art et Décoration, XVI, 83-86.




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