A striking 1950's earthenware soup tureen by Emile Tessier, from Malicorne. The lid is evocative of a crown decorated with fleur de lys and abstract lion's claws. One of the loop handles of the bowl has been re-glued discreetly. Light wear. Signed underneath.
Approx. overall including lid 7 high x 8" diameter x 9¾" wide including handles
Approx. overall including lid 18cm high x 20cm diameter x 25cm wide including handles