These are absolutely beautiful examples of porcelain painting that became a fad during the late 1800's and the first part of the 20th century. Many women took on this art out of boredom for upper class women's activities. It provided many artistic expression and has become very collectible.Both these plates, are in beautiful condition. There are no cracks chips, or crazing. Both plates are signed by the painter artist. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Collector Plates". The seller is "klutingl" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.