Large Mid-Century Ceramic Lamp by Jacques Pouchain / Atelier Dieulefit (circa 1960s)
Large mid-century ceramic lamp by Jacques Pouchain / Atelier Dieulefit (circa 1960s). Spherical lamp base in Pouchain's signature cloudy glaze style with earth- tone hues. It is elegant with a contemporary motif surround of lines and geometric shapes. Stylish and very collectible. In good vintage condition commensurate with age. Maker's mark on base: 'L'Atelier Dieulefit'. Please see this listing's accompanying photos to appreciate its look and condition. Upon request a video of the piece may be provided. Lampshade not included. Currently configured for UK electrical sockets.
About the Artist: Jacques Pouchain (1925 - 2015) left Paris and gave up his architectural training in the 1950s for the South of France to devote himself to art and his pottery studio at Dieulefit. He produced highly personal work and more commercial pieces as well both revealing a modern approach to pottery. Pouchain's ceramics have an international following and have been sold at several of the major auction houses.
Dimensions: (of ceramic base)
H 30 cm / 11.8"
Dia 31 cm / 12.2"