Ceramic plate drawing Jean Lurçat Sant Vicens 50s
Ceramic plate from the Sant Vicens pottery in Perpignan, decoration signed Jean Lurçat representing a stylized character, black shiny enamels on a white background. 50's.
Signature under the base : Drawing J.Lurçat Sant Vicens numbered G5
Jean Lurçat (1892-1966)
The master of contemporary tapestry, turned to ceramics in the early 50s. He regularly stays at the pottery workshop Sant Vicens (Perpignan, France), where he decorates dishes, vases, pitchers and others everyday objects. His work as a ceramist is also marked by monumental creations, such as that which decorates the radio buiding in Strasbourg.