CERAMIC SCULPTURE BY PAULE PETITJEAN
Item #768 SOLD
This 1929 glazed eartenware ( or faience stannifere) bust has the styling of those ceramics created in the Wiener Werkstatte tradition. But this is a French piece, illustrated and described in the magazine Art et Decoration of 1929 . Mlle Petitjean did whimsical, colorful pottery and sculpture often with motifs of animals, women, mermaids and mythological figurines.
This important example of her work stands 15″ tall, 6″ wide.