Vintage French Cylindrical Flower Vase by Le Mûrier (circa 1960s)
Vintage French flower vase by Le Mûrier (circa 1960s). A charming vase in the unmistakable Le Mûrier Provençal style with their trademark stylised mulberry flower and leaf motif surround. The underlying glaze is a delicate off-white, the decor in a rich cobalt blue with lightly hued blue / green leaves. In fair overall condition with several small chips at the mouth of the piece. It has been priced accordingly. Please enjoy the many photos accompanying this listing. Le Mûrier's maker's mark appears on the underside. Upon request a video may be provided.
About Le Mûrier: Gustave Reynaud (1915-1972) founded the pottery, Le Mûrier (Mulberry Tree), in Vallauris, France in 1955. He produced earthenware designed in conjunction with his well known brother-in-law, Jean Derval, as well as vases, wall plaques and anthropomorphic jugs. He also worked with the potter JF Descombes and decorator Michel Barbier in their well known village. After Reynaud's death in 1972 his wife ran the pottery until 1984.
H 23 cm / 9.1"
Dia 10 cm / 3.9"