Pablo PICASSO (1881-1973) and Madoura
"Pichet gothique aux oiseaux" (Gothic pitcher with birds), 1953
Spun white clay earthenware pitcher, with decoration of thin beige and black glaze, engraved with knife. Glazed interior.
Proof numbered 11/1000, incised mark “Edition Picasso”.
Model created in 1953 and production of 100 numbered examples.
Height: 28 cm (11 in.) - Width: 29 cm (11-1/4 in.)
Two chips on base. Kiln mark along spout.
Picasso Catalogue of the Edited Ceramic Works 1947-1971 by Alain Ramié, Madoura, 1988, one similar example cited and reproduced on p. 100 under n° 187.