1950s Ceramics

Soholm Signed Hand-Painted Ceramic Vase, Denmark, 1950s
Soholm Signed Hand-Painted Ceramic Vase, Denmar...
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Vases
Ceramic
Founded in 1835 on the Danish island of Bornholm, famous for its pottery and fine ceramics, Søholm was one of the original and oldest ceramic factories there, until it closed in 1996...
Jean Cocteau Large Original Edition Ceramic Dish "Etrurie", 1958
Jean Cocteau Large Original Edition Ceramic Dis...
Jean Cocteau
Vintage 1950s French Ceramics
Ceramic
Jean Cocteau ceramic dish - Etrurie - 1958 Edition originale Madeline & Jolly with certificat d'origine dated et signed from 1961. White earthenware with black and dark red - D...
Marchello Fantoni Studio Vase
Marchello Fantoni Studio Vase
Marcello Fantoni
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vases
Ceramic
Fantoni Monumental vase, Italy, 1959. Glazed earthenware Glazed signature and date to underside: [Fantoni 1959].  
Lovemose Danish Modern Handmade Ceramic Organic Earth Colored Table Lamp, 1950s
Lovemose Danish Modern Handmade Ceramic Organic...
Løvemose
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Table Lamps
Stoneware
Pleasantly plump Mid-Century Scandinavian Modern stoneware table lamp by Løvemose Keramik manufactured on the small Danish island of Langeland. Glazed beautifully in shades of gray, ...
Guido Gambone 33 Piece Ceramic Coffee and Espresso Set, 1950s
Guido Gambone 33 Piece Ceramic Coffee and Espre...
Guido Gambone
Vintage 1950s Italian Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
33 Piece hand-thrown ceramic coffee and espresso service set with iconic yellow and blue colors and salt glaze by Guido Gambone, Italy, 1950s (signed on the bottom on all pieces with...
Roger Capron Ceramic Bowl, 1950s
Roger Capron Ceramic Bowl, 1950s
Roger Capron
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Decorative Bowls
Ceramic
A decorative ceramic bowl by artist Roger Capron (1922-2006) who founded the craft-based workshop in Vallauris, France, l'Atelier Callis. Capron's creations contributed to a veritabl...
Tall Nils Thorsson Baca Vase

Tall Nils Thorsson Baca Vase

By Royal Copenhagen
Tall Nils Thorsson Baca Vase
Royal Copenhagen, Nils Thorsson
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Vases
Faience
11.5 inch tall faience "Baca" vase designed by Nils Thorsson (1898-1975), the artistic director at Royal Copenhagen beginning in 1949. Produced by Royal Copenhagen c. 1956. Fully mar...
Vase by Axel Salto Royal Copenhagen, Denmark, 1957
Vase by Axel Salto Royal Copenhagen, Denmark, 1957
Axel Salto
Vintage 1950s Danish Ceramics
Pebbled stoneware vessel, pinecone form in a dappled yellow-green glaze. Signed SALTO on the underside with Royal Copenhagen marks, numbered 21455.  
Jean Cocteau Original Edition Ceramic Dish "La Joconde" , 1958
Jean Cocteau Original Edition Ceramic Dish "La ...
Jean Cocteau
Vintage 1950s French Ceramics
Ceramic
Jean Cocteau ceramic dish - La Joconde- 1958 Edition originale Atelier Madeline & Jolly with certificat d'origine dated et signed . White earthenware with black / red / blue en...
Greco-Roman Coasters by Piero Fornasetti
Greco-Roman Coasters by Piero Fornasetti
Fornasetti
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
A set of eight coasters / small plates, in the original orange box with designs of Greco-Roman horse-drawn carriages. Plates are marked "Posateria - Made in Italy - Exclusively for S...
Pablo Picasso Dish, Hibou Mat/Matte Owl, 1955 'A.R.284'
Pablo Picasso Dish, Hibou Mat/Matte Owl, 1955 '...
Pablo Picasso
Vintage 1950s European Ceramics
Earthenware, Earthenware
Hibou mat (matte owl) and incised 'Madoura Pleain Feu/Edition Picasso' This white earthenware dish is decorated with Picasso's iconic hibou/owl design. The design is hand-engraved...
Suzanne Ramié Madoura Ceramic Bowl
Suzanne Ramié Madoura Ceramic Bowl
Madoura, Suzanne Ramie
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Suzanne Ramié (1907 - 1974) France Ceramic oval bowl by renowned France artist Suzanne Ramié (Vallauris) having a light sand-yellow brown rough glaze. Incised on the bottom with t...
Andre Borderie Rare Ceramic Sculpture, circa 1950
Andre Borderie
Vintage 1950s French Decorative Bowls
Ceramic
Rare sculpture, cream crackle ceramic with yellow glaze interior. Signed with logo.

Large Floor Vase by Herman Kahler

By Herman August Kähler
Large Floor Vase by Herman Kahler
Herman August Kähler
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Vases
Hand thrown ceramic floor vase with hand-painted green and black striped glaze. Signed HAK, Denmark.

Torviscosa Bottle

By Ceramica Artistica Torviscosa
Torviscosa Bottle
Ceramica Artistica Torviscosa
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Handmade ceramic bottle by Torviscosa. Irregular bottle form with slant-cut mouth at top. High fire glazes in mottled reds and blues create a beautiful effect. Really fine example of...
Primitive Clay Cooking Bowl
Vintage 1950s Mexican Primitive Ceramics
Terracotta
Primitive clay cooking bowl from Los Reyes Metzontla, Mexico. This vintage vessel is hand-sculpted, created and used circa 1950 by the indigenous population of the isolated Mexican h...
Selection of Large Italian Ceramic Animals
Fornasetti
Vintage 1950s Italian Hollywood Regency Ceramics
Ceramic, Terracotta
Selection of large Italian ceramic animals, Italian, circa 1950s. From left to right, they are: 1) Large-scale leopard print hand painted vase, planter, or umbrella stand, in the m...
Midcentury Gunnar Nylund ASH Ceramic Vase by Rö...
Gunnar Nylund, Rörstrand
Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Midcentury ceramic vase by Swedish designer Gunnar Nylund. The model is called ASH and is in excellent vintage condition.  
Stoneware Vase by Arne Bang, Denmark, 1950s
Arne Bang
Vintage 1950s Danish Ceramics
Stoneware
Stoneware vessel with a brown speckled glaze and vertical ridges along the outer wall, which flares and in-curves toward the top.
Large Ceramic Vase, circa 1950-1960
Vintage 1950s European Mid-Century Modern Vases
Ceramic
Large ceramic vase circa 1950-1960. Measures: Height: 58 Cm.
Georges Jouve Mid Century Ceramic Pitcher Vase,...
Georges Jouve
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Pitcher vase by renowned french pottery artist Georges Jouve. Glazed earthenware. Hand painted decor on the vase showing the 4 cardinal points with a sun in the middle. Signed with t...
Ceramic French Urns by Turnad, Paris circa 1950's
Turnad
Vintage 1950s French Urns
Terracotta
Stunning pair of signed ceramic urns dripped in a glaze of dark umber and white over dense terracotta forms. Large in scale, these make a great statement and are very rare to find a ...

Blue Niels Kahler Vase, Denmark

By Herman August Kähler
Blue Niels Kahler Vase, Denmark
Herman August Kähler, Nils Kähler
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Stoneware
Caribbean blue glaze stoneware table vase by Nils Kahler for Hermann A. Kahler, Denmark. Ceramic. Signed. HAK–Niels, Denmark.

Large Blue Niels Kahler Vase Denmark

By Herman August Kähler
Large Blue Niels Kahler Vase Denmark
Herman August Kähler, Nils Kähler
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Stoneware
Caribbean blue glaze stoneware table vase by Nils Kahler for Hermann A. Kahler, Denmark. Ceramic. Signed. HAK - Niels - Denmark.
Rut Bryk ‘Finland’ Ceramic Square Wall Relief o...
Rut Bryk
Vintage 1950s Finnish Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
A unique and wonderfully designed wall relief/ bowl with impressed decoration by famed Finnish ceramist Rut Bryk who was a leader in the modern Finnish ceramic art movement. The ...
Peter Voulkos Early Stoneware Vase
Peter Voulkos
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Stoneware
A fantastic early work (circa early 1950s) by master potter Peter Voulkos. Signed on base with incised signature by Voulkos. Voulkos is widely considered to be the most impor...
Alexander Girard Carolus Magnus Plates, the Mil...
Alexander Girard, Georg Jensen
Vintage 1950s German Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Alexander Girard created these plates for the Miller House, one of the most iconic examples of Mid-Century designs. These are original with very little use and in amazing condition. ...
Rupert Deese Stoneware Pair of California Studi...
Rupert Deese
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Stoneware
Pair of California studio stoneware bottle decanters created by Rupert Deese of Claremont, California. Decanters measure 12.25" by 3" and 6.25" by 3". Both are signed with the Deese ...
Swiss Ceramic Mosaic Vase by Rössler
Rössler Porzellan
Vintage 1950s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Mosaic vase by Rössler Porzellan, Ersingen, Switzerland, circa 1950. Stamped: 8435, Rössler, Ersingen.
Pablo Picasso, Oiseau sur la Branche, 1952, Sta...
Pablo Picasso
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Pablo Picasso, Oiseau sur la branche, 1952, stamped and marked edition Picasso and Madoura. Edition Picasso. Partially glazed ceramic. Measures: Diameter 14.5 cm. Biography: Simil...
Pablo Picasso, Oiseau au soleil, 1952, Stamped ...
Pablo Picasso
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Pablo Picasso, Oiseau au soleil, 1952, stamped and marked edition Picasso and Madoura. Edition Picasso. Partially glazed ceramic. Measures: Diameter 14,5 cm. Biography: Similar...
Pablo Picasso, Oiseau à la huppe, 1952, Stamped...
Pablo Picasso
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Pablo Picasso, Oiseau à la huppe, 1952, stamped and marked edition Picasso and Madoura. Edition Picasso. Partially glazed ceramic. Measures: Diameter 14,5 cm. Biography: Simila...

Waylande Gregory Ceramic Bowl

By Waylande Desantis Gregory
Waylande Gregory Ceramic Bowl
Waylande Desantis Gregory
Vintage 1950s American Modern Pottery
An elegant, hand-painted bowl by Waylande Gregory. Stylized leaf pattern in green and silver leaf.
Pol Chambost Large French Midcentury Shell Bowl...
Pol Chambost
Vintage 1950s French Art Deco Ceramics
Ceramic
Large ceramic shell bowl by Pol Chambost, France, circa 1950. Incised under the base "1042 Poterie Pol Chambost France" (see photo). Welcome to our Platinum 1stDibs store ! To be in...
Decorative Ceramic Flower Vase Attributed to Ja...
Jacques Pouchain and Atelier Dielufit
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Vases
Ceramic
Decorative ceramic flower vase (circa 1950s) attributed to Jacques Pouchain (1925-2005). This midcentury ceramic flower vase is elegantly glazed in dark brown with a mosaic window mo...
Large 1950s Clemens & Huhn Textured German Pott...
Clemens & Huhn
Vintage 1950s German Mid-Century Modern More Furniture and Collectibles
Dating from 1956, this rarely seen Mid-Century very textured and large German krug vase by Clemens & Huhn predates the coming hot lava days and exhibits a Classic urn form with a...
Ceramic Plate from Fernand Leger's Acrobats Ser...
(after) Fernand Léger
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Porcelain
Porcelain
A beautiful ceramic plate from Fernand Leger's Acrobats series, circa 1950s. This porcelain plate has the all important "Salins France" stamp on the verso.
Large Stig Lindberg Faience 'Leaf' Bowl
Stig Lindberg
Vintage 1950s Swedish Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Faience
A hand-painted earthenware 'Leaf' bowl designed by Stig Lindberg (1916-1982) for Gustavsberg Signed and inscribed SWEDEN 3.3.6. on the base Swedish, circa 1950. Measures: Heigh...
Geometric Design Ceramic Vase Signed Roger Capr...
Roger Capron
Vintage 1950s Vases
Ceramic
Unusual geometric design vase with handles, on thick white enamel, signed Capron Vallauris . Nice condition
Leza McVey Vessel with Stopper
Leza McVey
Vintage 1950s American Ceramics
Ceramic
Ahead of her time, McVey hand-built large-scale, biomorphic forms. Many were characteristically bottle-shaped with a ‘stopper’ in the opening. Her work was to help pave the way for m...
Holm Sorensen for Soholm White, Grey, Black, Gr...
Svend Aage Holm Sørensen, Søholm Stentøj
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Vases
Ceramic
Two rectangular shaped vases by Svend Aage Holm Sørensen from the series "Du og jeg" ("You and I") for Danish Søholm Stentøj (stentøj is Danish for stoneware). Manufactured on the Da...
French Mid-Century Modern Robert Picault Cerami...
Robert Picault
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
A large, glazed ceramic oval plate by the master French potter Robert Picault (1919-2000.) An early pioneer in modern French ceramics, Picault moved to Vallauris in 1945 and in 1948 ...
Alexander Girard Carolus Magnus Plates, The Mil...
Alexander Girard, Georg Jensen
Vintage 1950s German Mid-Century Modern Dinner Plates
Ceramic
Alexander Girard created these plates for the Miller House, one of the most iconic examples of Mid-Century designs. These are original with very little use and in amazing condition. ...

Paolo De Poli Vase

By Gio Ponti
Paolo De Poli Vase
Gio Ponti
Vintage 1950s Italian Vases
Ceramic
Large and beautiful green enameled vase designed by Gio Ponti for De Poli. Signed.
Abstract Ceramic Dish with Handle by Marcello F...
Marcello Fantoni
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
A rare, abstractly decorated ceramic dish with a handle by Italian post-war master ceramicist Marcello Fantoni. This rare form was purchased directly from Mr. Fantoni at his studio i...
Jacques Blin Five Ceramic Cups or Vases Mid-Cen...
Jacques Blin
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Vases
Ceramic
Jacques Blin five ceramic cups Mid-Century, France, 1950s. Five Jacques Blin cups or vases. Signed. Mid-Century France ceramicist. Measures: Height 5 inches, diameter 3 inches...
Small Blue Ceramic Jug by Jacques Blin, circa 1...
Jacques Blin
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Pitchers
Ceramic
A small blue ceramic jug with handle by Jacques Blin (1920-1995), an engineer by trade but with a love for the visual arts. Blin has an immediately recognisable style characterised b...
Fornasetti Rare Complete Set of 12 Le Oceanidi ...
Fornasetti, Fornasetti
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Rare and exceptional complete set of 12 'Le Oceanidi' (Oceanids) lithographically printed plates from the mid-1950s depicting distant and fantastic worlds which feature visionary cre...
Valentine Schlegel Ceramic Vase, France, 1955
Valentine Schlegel
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Biomorphic glazed ceramic vase. Incised 'V. Schlegel' to underside. Valentine Schlegel (French, b. 1926) was one of the most important modernist ceramicists of the 1950s whose abstr...
Pablo Picasso, Picador, 1952, Stamped and Marke...
Pablo Picasso
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Pablo Picasso, Picador, 1952, stamped and marked edition Picasso and Madoura. Edition Picasso. Partially glazed ceramic. Measures: Diameter 14,5 cm. Biography: Similar mo...
Gilbert Valentin, Les Archanges, Ceramic Wall P...
Gilbert Valentin
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Ceramic wall plaque by Gilbert Valentin (Les Archanges - Vallauris), France, 1950s. Superb pattern with deep and strong colors. Signed "G.Valentin" (bottom right - see photo). Welco...
"Veckla" Vessels by Stig Lindberg for Gustavsbe...
Stig Lindberg, Gustavsberg
Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Ceramics
Ceramic
Collection of six vessels from the "Veckla" series designed by Stig Lindberg. Three vases and three bowls. Made from Carrara ware with matte white glaze. All pieces in excellent cond...
1950 Italian White Ceramic Urn- Geometric Incis...
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Urns
Ceramic
A marvelous 1950s, Mid-Century Large White Ceramic Incised and Relief Decorated Urn with Stylized Lioness Head Handles. Marked Made in Italy--#2019-- Provenance-assembled from our f...
Guido Gambone Free-Form Ceramic Bowl with Triba...
Guido Gambone
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Ceramics
Ceramic, Pottery
A freeform pottery bowl by Guido Gambone with applied triangular motif decoration in coral, eggplant, and ochre on an ivory ground. Lively tribal design with nice scale - - it's larg...
"Soleil" Vide-Poche by Georges Jouve
Georges Jouve
Vintage 1950s French Modern Ceramics
Earthenware
A handsome Georges Jouve tray, glazed in the great ceramist's beloved gunmetal black, with a typically Jouvian representation of a radiant, pouty-faced sun. Made in the early 1950s. ...
Ceramic Box by Guido Gambone
Guido Gambone
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Decorative Boxes
Earthenware
This boldly glazed, covered ceramic box was made by Italy's foremost post-war ceramist -- Guido Gambone -- in his Florence, Italy atelier in the 1950s. It can be used to house jewelr...
Important "Farsta" Vase by Wilhelm Kåge
Wilhelm Kåge
Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vases
Stoneware
A massive, thick-walled vase made in 1958, by the great Wilhelm Kåge with elaborately carved, asymmetrical decoration. This superb piece was, when finished, so satisfying to its make...
1950s Large Ceramic Plate by Holm Sorensen and ...
Svend Aage Holm Sørensen, Soholm Stentoj, Svend Aage Jensen
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Centerpieces
Ceramic, Earthenware
A gorgeous Danish rectangular ceramic plate or tray from the 1950s designed by Holm Sorensen, hand decorated by Svend Aage Jensen and manufactured by Soholm Stentoj. A classic exampl...
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