Earthenware plate "Aries sign" by Jean Marais in Vallauris
White enamelled earthenware plate signed Jean Marais in Vallauris, decorated with the sign of the ram, 70s.
Jean Marais (1913-1998)
Actor, director, writer, Jean Marais retires in the Alpes-Maritimes in the 1970s, first in Cabris where he spent fifteen years (a boulevard in the town near the house he lived in bears his name) then in Vallauris where he practices pottery, sculpture and theater. He opened a store and even an art gallery there thanks to a couple of potters' friends.