"Soleil" Vide-Poche by Georges Jouve

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

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. Signed with Jouve's "Apollon" cipher.
Details
Creator
Georges Jouve (Artist)
Of the Period
Modern
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
circa 1950
Period
1950-1959
Materials and Techniques
Glazed   Earthenware
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
1.4 in. H
4 cm H
Diameter
7.3
Dealer Location
Los Angeles, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU80913535552
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2005
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

More from this Seller

Ceramic Tray by Georges Jouve
Ceramic Tray by Georges Jouve
Georges Jouve
Ceramic
In its spontaneity, this Jouve ceramic is reminiscent of both Zen painting and Japanese Oribe pottery. It can be displayed on a table surface, or hung on the wall. Signed with the artis...
Ceramic and Leather Pipe Holder by Georges Jouve
Ceramic and Leather Pipe Holder by Georges Jouve
Georges Jouve
Ceramic, Leather
The ceramic part of this biomorphic pipe holder was made by Georges Jouve for Longchamp, who then wrapped the lower portion of the piece in leather. A lovely sculptural object even if y...
Plate by Roger Capron
Plate by Roger Capron
Roger Capron
Earthenware
Roger Capron's colorful, stylized horse resides in a solid hardwood frame custom-made for this piece. The plate itself measures 9.5 inches in diameter. As framed, the piece is 14 inches...
Centerpiece or Wall-Plaque by Antonio Prieto
Centerpiece or Wall-Plaque by Antonio Prieto
Antonio Prieto
Stoneware
California studio potter and influential teacher Antonio Prieto was a master of experimentation, while also always remaining faithful to the obligation to history that ceramics-making c...
Rare Ceramic Box Sculpture by Andre Borderie
Rare Ceramic Box Sculpture by Andre Borderie
Andre Borderie
Earthenware
A whimsical "boite" by the brilliant abstractionist Andre Borderie (French, 1923-1998). The ceramic objects he created were more exploratory exercises in sculptural form than practical ...
Large and Rare Double-Gourd Vase by Toshiko Takaezu
Large and Rare Double-Gourd Vase by Toshiko Takaez...
Toshiko Takaezu
Stoneware
The rare "double-gourd" form is something of a holy grail for lovers of Toshiko Takaezu's dreamy ceramics. This vase is a rather massive example, vigorously potted and glazed with marve...
Very Rare and Tall 1953 Vase by Antonia Campi
Very Rare and Tall 1953 Vase by Antonia Campi
Antonia Campi
Ceramic
In Italy there is an expression, "senso dello spettacolo" -- sense of spectacle; showmanship. This is a quality Antonia Campi (born 1921) has never lacked, in her very long career as a ...
Bowl by George Ohr
Bowl by George Ohr
George Ohr
Earthenware
From George Ohr (1857-1918), arguably the greatest American ceramist of all time. A gorgeous bowl, with Ohr's characteristic manipulated, thin-walled construction. In its asymmetrically...
Bowl by Axel Salto
Bowl by Axel Salto
Axel Salto
Stoneware
A small stoneware bowl modelled with a fluted pattern in relief. The ochre brown glaze is lovely. Signed Salto / Royal Copenhagen.
Vase by Roger Capron
Vase by Roger Capron
Roger Capron
This square-section vase sits on a square base, axially rotated 45 degrees, giving the piece a rather special appearance. The top of the vase has two semicircular cutaways which give so...
Vase by Guido Gambone
Vase by Guido Gambone
Guido Gambone
Earthenware
An excellent slab-built vase of rectangular section, made in the early 1950s by Guido Gambone, post-war Italy's most celebrated ceramist. Decorated with abstract, almost glyphic designs...
Plate by Shoji Hamada
Plate by Shoji Hamada
Stoneware
Shoji Hamada (1894-1978) legendary Japanese ceramist, designated Living National Treasure, and second director of the Mingei Museum of Tokyo was, along with his great friend Bernard Lea...