Vintage French Ceramic Pitcher by Jacques Pouchain - Atelier Dieulefit (circa 1960s)
Mid-century ceramic pitcher by Jacques Pouchain / Atelier Dieulefit (circa 1960s). Classically-shaped piece 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 overall condition. Maker's mark: 'L'Atelier Dieulefit' on the underside. Please enjoy the many photos with this listing. Upon request a video of the piece will be provided.
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.
H 32 cm / 12.6"
W 21 cm / 8.3"
D 19 cm / 7.5"