"Boule de Coloniale" VaseArtist/Maker: Maurice Paul Chevallier for Faïences de Longwy Origin: French h: 14.75 in. x d: 14 in. Year: 1931
A rare French Art Deco ceramic & enameled "Boule Jungle Bird" (Jungle Bird Vase) ceramic vase designed by, Maurice Paul Chevallier for Faïences de Longwy decorated in a crackle glaze of vibrant colors and gilt, with a frieze of exotic foliage, dragonflies and a jungle bird in various stages of flight. The vase is signed "M.P. Chevallier" and furhter marked "Of 50 Examples this is N. 2"
This design is also known as "Boule Jungle Bird" and was featured at l'Exposition Coloniale de Paris en 1931