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Adrien Dalpayrat: Grand Feu - Jason Jacques Gallery
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Symbolist sculptor Jean Coulon envisioned Night as an owl composed of deeply sensual females. Ceramist Dalpayrat interpreted Coulon's design in stoneware thereby establishing his professional reputation when exhibiting it at the Galerie Georges Petit in Paris in December 1894. Coulon was already well-established, …

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Adrien Dalpayrat began his career as a faïence painter, working at six manufactories between 1867 and 1888 before settling near Paris in 1889. There he devoted himself to stoneware, a material then held in high esteem by French art potters. Working alone and with collaborators, Dalpayrat produced a vast range of shapes and decorations. He was so well known for his oxblood flambé pottery that the term "Dalpayrat red" was coined to designate his distinctive glaze. Perfected in 1892, it is dappled or veined with greens, blues and yellows, and appears on pieces in the form of gourds, fruits, and shapes derived from Japanese bottles. [Source: Jason Jacques]

Selected exhibitions
2019
30 for 30Jason Jacques Gallery
30 For 30Jason Jacques Gallery
2016
Adrien Dalpayrat: Grand FeuJason Jacques Gallery
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La Nuit Plus, 1894

Stoneware
9 1/2 × 7 4/5 in
24.1 × 19.8 cm
Unique
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Location
New York
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Symbolist sculptor Jean Coulon envisioned Night as an owl composed of deeply sensual females. …

Medium

Adrien Dalpayrat began his career as a faïence painter, working at six manufactories between 1867 and 1888 before settling near Paris in 1889. There he devoted himself to stoneware, a material then held in high esteem by French art potters. Working alone and with collaborators, Dalpayrat produced a vast range of shapes and decorations. He was so well known for his oxblood flambé pottery that the term "Dalpayrat red" was coined to designate his distinctive glaze. Perfected in 1892, it is dappled or veined with greens, blues and yellows, and appears on pieces in the form of gourds, fruits, and shapes derived from Japanese bottles. [Source: Jason Jacques]

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