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Georges de Feure Floral Covered Porcelain Jar


This French Art Nouveau covered porcelain jar, designed by Georges de Feure and manufactured by Dufraisseix & Abbot, Limoges for Art Nouveau Bing. In the manner of de Feure's renowned textiles, this gentle composition is executed in hues of pleasing pastel pink green and blue. Sparse, abstracted floral and vegetal designs decorate the vase, accenting its outlining curves and lines.


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Item #: C-14514
Artist: Georges de Feure
Manufacturer: Dufraisseix & Abbot, Limoges
Circa: 1890
Dimensions: 5" height, 3" diameter
Materials: Porcelain ceramic
Signed: Artist’s signet, "ANB, LEUCONOE, 04-40"
Documentation: Ceramic jar pictured in The Paris Salons 1895-1914: Volume IV Ceramics & Glass, by Alastair Duncan, p. 159

Georges de Feure was a renown and self taught textile designer, poster illustrator, theater designer, ceramicist who is considered among the fathers of the Art Nouveau movement. Ever an independent thinker, de Feure rejected schooling and instead dedicated himself to his craft, soon becoming a primary designer for L'Art Nouveau Bing, the premiere destination for Art Nouveau.