Large French Art Deco Vase Signed Octave Larrieu
Large art deco stoneware vase by Octave Larrieu, modernist decoration of flowers in relief on a crackled cream background. Southwestern ceramic, 1930s.
Octave Larrieu (1881-1965)
Octave Larrieu and his daughter Simone work together in their ceramic workshop near Tarbes in the Pyrenees. They practice sandstone and earthenware, the painted or relief decorations of which are applied according to the drawings of Simone Larrieu. Painter, pastellist, Simone Larrieu is a member of the association La Palette and decorator on ceramic. It is she who provides most of the decorations for the family workshop. Bibliography: Bordeaux Art déco, by Jacqueline du Pasquier, Somogy Editions d'art, p. 98/99.
- 10,5cm at rhe neck, 11cm at the base
- 2 kg
- O.Larrieu at the base
- Very good condition