Vintage French Rectangular Tiled Coffee Table by Roger Capron (circa 1970s)
Coffee table with decorative earthenware tiles in leaf motif by Roger Capron (circa 1970s). This charming table is a quintessential example of collectible Capron. There are nature-themed tiles with a variety of beautiful leaves impressed into the earthenware top. The legs are of tubular-shaped wood - simple, functional and rustic. A unique piece of Capron history for connoisseurs of this celebrated master and for those looking for an original piece for their home. In fair overall condition. The tiles have discernible blemishes, nicks and scratches along with an aged patina. The wooden legs also have age and use-related nicks and scratches and the grout is faded in places. Please enjoy viewing the accompanying photos. Maker's mark on tile surface. Upon request a video of the table may be provided.
About the Artist: Roger Capron (1922-2006), who founded the craft-based workshop in Vallauris, France, l'Atelier Callis, where his creations contributed to a veritable renaissance of pottery and ceramics. Capron left behind a considerable body of internationally acclaimed works and is collected worldwide.
H 32 cm / 12.6"
W 77 cm / 30.3"
D 77 cm / 30.3"