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Mid-Century Modern Faux Bois Tea Set, Vallauris France

£975.00 Approx $1196.32, €1135.04

Code: 10406


W: 40cm (15.7")H: 22cm (8.7")D: 28cm (11")

Complete set of Grandjean-Jourdan’s faux bois tableware. This father and son team of post-WWII regional artists created their hand-painted pottery in the famed town of Vallauris, the same area where Braque’s and Pablo Picasso produced their own painted ceramics. Grandjean-Jourdan forms drew inspiration from nature. The wood grain painted glaze also has a surreal effect. Dimensions cups and saucers: Width 22 cm or 6.66 in. Depth 16 cm or 6.30 in. Height 10 cm or 3.94 in. Dimensions tea pot: Width 22 cm or 6.66 in. Depth 14 cm or 5.51 in. Height 18 cm or 7.09 in.

Design: Grandjean-Jourdan, Vallauris

Sold As: Set of 9

Style: Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)

Materials and Techniques: Hand-CraftedCeramic

Place of Origin: France

Period: 1950-1959

Condition: Good Minor losses. There are two tiny chips 3x3 mm., one on the blue tea cup, one on the milk jug which can be restored on request..