Ceramic Rooster Plate by Jean Lurçat Sant Vicens
Decorative earthenware plate by Jean Lurçat in Sant Vicens, decoration of a stylized black enamelled rooster on a speckled green background, 1950s.
Signature on the back "Jean Lurçat Sant Vicens"
Lurçat Jean (1892-1966)
The master of contemporary tapestry, turned to ceramics in the early 1950s. He regularly stays at the Sant-Vicens pottery workshop, created by Firmin Bauby. There he decorates dishes, vases, pitchers and other everyday objects. His work as a ceramist is also marked by monumental creations, such as the one which dresses the house of the radio in Strasbourg.
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