Saturday, 02 November 2013

poterie en terre d'Amazonie

pottery from amazonia, maria montanès pottery, earthenware from south america

right in the middle of this display of a collection of four earthenware ceramic vases from FTC France, a beautiful and quite rare earthenware pottery by Maria Montanès, a pottery artist using soil from Amazonia and inspired by autochton indians graphic artefacts 

next to it an XVIII th century authentic terracotta signed Jean Baptiste Pigalle probably from his works at Manufacture de Sèvres

foto roberto