Skip to Main Content
Pierre Adrien Dalpayrat, ‘Oxblood And Turquoise Gourd Vase, France’, ca. 1900, Rago/Wright
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share

Oxblood And Turquoise Gourd Vase, France, ca. 1900

Glazed Stoneware
11 1/2 × 7 in
29.2 × 17.8 cm
Bidding closed
About the work
RW
Rago/Wright
Medium
Design/Decorative Art
Signature
Signed Dalpayrat
Pierre Adrien Dalpayrat
French, 1844–1910
Follow

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]

Navigate left
Pierre Adrien Dalpayrat, ‘Oxblood And Turquoise Gourd Vase, France’, ca. 1900, Rago/Wright
Navigate right
Save
Save
View
View in room
Share
Share
About the work
RW
Rago/Wright
Medium
Design/Decorative Art
Signature
Signed Dalpayrat
Pierre Adrien Dalpayrat
French, 1844–1910
Follow

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]

Oxblood And Turquoise Gourd Vase, France, ca. 1900

Glazed Stoneware
11 1/2 × 7 in
29.2 × 17.8 cm
Bidding closed
Other works by Pierre Adrien Dalpayrat
Related works
Most Similar