Vase Charles Catteau & Leon Delfant - 1927
Earthenware - Matt enamel
Manufactury: Keramis (Belgium)
Vase with decor of stylized flowers
Model D1111 - Shape: 971
Date of creation: 1927
Stamp of the Manufacture Keramis (Cachet « à la louve »)
Charles Catteau (Design)
and LD for Léon Delfant (Making)
Height: 30,5 cm
Diameter (base): 10,5 cm
Catteau schenking Claire De Pauw & Marcel Stal
Reproduced pages 59 & 80
Charles Catteau - La Louvière - Reproduced page 16
Art-Deco Ceramics - Made in Belgium par Marc Pairon
Art-Deco Ceramics - Made in Belgium Reproduced p 248.
Indicated as rare (***)
and with a high value (€€€)
Charles Catteau (1880-1966)
Franco-Belgian ceramist. After an experience at the factory of Nymphemburg near Munich, he became responsible for the decoration workshop of the Manufacture de
La Louviere, Boch Keramis, from 1907 to 1947.
He will be successful, and he will leave many vases including renowned sandstone, with stylized motifs drawn from fauna and flora.
Leon Delfant (1906-1966) has been a full time collaborator at « l’Atelier de Fantaisie » between 1924 and 1964.
Price: 960 €