Large Ceramic Dish By Jean Lurçat In Sant Vicens 1950s
Large round ceramic dish, drawing by Jean Lurçat at the pottery of Sant Vicens (Perpignan), decoration of a stylized rooster and black and white enamelled foliage with pink reflections. 1950s.
Signed on the back Jean Lurçat Sant Vicens, numbered 2nd series 7/100.
Lurçat Jean (1892-1966)
The master of contemporary tapestry, turned to ceramics in the early 1950s. He regularly stayed at the Sant-Vicens pottery workshop, created by Firmin Bauby. He decorates dishes, vases, pitchers and other everyday objects. His work as a ceramist is also marked by monumental creations, such as the one that adorns the Maison de la Radio in Strasbourg.
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