French ceramic dish "The young man and the bird" by Jean Marais
Dish in red earth from Vallauris signed Jean Marais, black enamelled decoration representing a young man with a bird, inspired by the work of Jean Cocteau. 1970s.
Jean Marais (1913-1998)
Actor, director, writer, Jean Marais retired to the Alpes-Maritimes in the 1970s, first in Cabris where he spent fifteen years (a boulevard in this village takes his name) and then in Vallauris where he practices pottery, sculpture and theater. He opens a shop and even an art gallery thanks to a couple of friends potters.
- handwritten signature Jean Marais
- Perfect condition