Important covered vase in enamelled porcelain.
Painted maritime decor by Jean-Gabriel Daragnès
Size: Height 47 cm, width 39 cm.
Mark of Sèvres with the the letter of the year 1933.
Piece reproduced on page 126 in the book "Sèvres, the Manufacture in the 20th" by Jean-Paul Midant.
Jean-Gabriel DARAGNES (1886-1950)
Painter, engraver, illustrator J-G Daragnès obtained the official title of "Painter of the Navy" in 1933.
Passionate about the sea and travelling, he participated in the exhibition "masterpieces of contemporary illustrators" in Toulon in 1957 alongside Bernard Buffet, Michel Ciry, P-Y. Tremois, Minaux, ...
An exhibition was dedicated to him at the Museum of Sens in 2007.