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Vintage VALLAURIS Ceramic Ambient Lighting Vase Handmade by Artists Fonck and Mateo, French Art Pottery with Perforated Flower Decoration

Vintage VALLAURIS Ceramic Ambient Lighting Vase Handmade by Artists Fonck and Mateo, French Art Pottery with Perforated Flower Decoration

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$176.15

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Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1960s
  • Materials: pottery, ceramic, matt glaze, hand cut flower decoration
  • Favorited by: 8 people
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From Belgium
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Description

Very special and rare piece of art pottery
entirely handmade in the ceramic studio
“Fonck and Mateó”
active in Vallauris (France), during the 1960’s-1970’s

This vase shows great artistic talent
and impressive craftsmanship in execution
especially in the beautiful flower decoration
cut by hand into the ceramic body

It was designed for decoration
but also as ambient lighting
as there is place on the back of the vase
where you can put o source of light (candle or light bulb)
In the dark the perforated decoration will show at its best.

From all the works I could discover on the net by this 2 artists,
this vase stands out as one of the best

Dimensions:
height: 30 cm (11.81 inches)
diameter across the widest part: 22 cm (8.66 inches)
base diameter: 14 cm (5.51 inches)

Weights approx. 2.280 kg (5.026 pounds)

Signed underneath with:
Vallauris, “fait main” (handmade), Fonck et Mateó

This vase is in excellent condition,
there are no chips, cracks, hairlines, colour loss or repaires
Very special and rare piece of art pottery
entirely handmade in the ceramic studio
“Fonck and Mateó”
active in Vallauris (France), during the 1960’s-1970’s

This vase shows great artistic talent
and impressive craftsmanship in execution
especially in the beautiful flower decoration
cut by hand into the ceramic body

It was designed for decoration
but also as ambient lighting
as there is place on the back of the vase
where you can put o source of light (candle or light bulb)
In the dark the perforated decoration will show at its best.

From all the works I could discover on the net by this 2 artists,
this vase stands out as one of the best

Dimensions:
height: 30 cm (11.81 inches)
diameter across the widest part: 22 cm (8.66 inches)
base diameter: 14 cm (5.51 inches)

Weights approx. 2.280 kg (5.026 pounds)

Signed underneath with:
Vallauris, “fait main” (handmade), Fonck et Mateó

This vase is in excellent condition,
there are no chips, cracks, hairlines, colour loss or repaires

Reviews

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(35)

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Returns and exchange details

My items are Second Hand Vintage, so it is to be expected that they are not in 'as new' condition. I always do my best to give accurate and honest descriptions, by words and pictures. If you are in doubt about any points, you can always ask for more details. Therefore, I don't offer returns unless I grossly misrepresented an item.

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I ship worldwide. If you don't see your country listed, please send me a convo and request a postal quote.

All items are shipped within 2 business days, after reception of the payment, to your ETSY ship-to address. Please alert me if you want an item to be sent to a different location. Once your item has been shipped, you will receive a notification.

All items will be posted via Bpack World Express with Track & Trace online service.
As I am located in Belgium, it may take 5 to 20 days for your item to arrive and in some cases longer if caught up in customs. The delays depend on the country the package is sent to. I cannot be held responsible for any delay in the delivery.

If you are ordering multiple items, I will always assume combined shipping is wanted.
If it is not, please let me know at the time of purchase.

You can be assured that your item will be well packaged.
I take great care to carefully wrap and package each item, to be sure that the item arrive to you safely, but once an item has been sent I am no longer responsible.

Import duties, taxes, and charges are not included in the item price or shipping cost. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. I recommend that you check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to buying.
I ship worldwide. If you don't see your country listed, please send me a convo and request a postal quote.

All items are shipped within 2 business days, after reception of the payment, to your ETSY ship-to address. Please alert me if you want an item to be sent to a different location. Once your item has been shipped, you will receive a notification.

All items will be posted via Bpack World Express with Track & Trace online service.
As I am located in Belgium, it may take 5 to 20 days for your item to arrive and in some cases longer if caught up in customs. The delays depend on the country the package is sent to. I cannot be held responsible for any delay in the delivery.

If you are ordering multiple items, I will always assume combined shipping is wanted.
If it is not, please let me know at the time of purchase.

You can be assured that your item will be well packaged.
I take great care to carefully wrap and package each item, to be sure that the item arrive to you safely, but once an item has been sent I am no longer responsible.

Import duties, taxes, and charges are not included in the item price or shipping cost. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. I recommend that you check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to buying.

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