Jean Pointu Gourd Vase Ecole de Carries c1912
A Jean Pointu stoneware gourd vase with drip glaze decor.
Pointu (1843-1925) was a noted member of the École de Carriès. Influenced by Japanese ceramics, he was a perfectionist and his attention to detail is evident in the bronze drip glaze overlaying the mouth and running the length of the vase. Superb piece:
Incised signature : Jean U.
Dates from around 1912.
Height around 10 inches / 25cm
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