Jean Besnard was one of the most highly regarded ceramicists working in Paris during the the 1920 – 40’s. His work is highly original, has wonderful forms and textures, and beautiful glazes. He was truly a master, and his pieces are highly collectible.
This is an extraordinary piece – monumental in size, elegantly textured and glazed with great sensitivity. It is one of Besnard’s master works, c 1930.
17 25 x 16.75 inches.