Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Three Vases, Thisted Keramikfabrik (Denmark), 1920’s

In Pottery > European Art Pottery > Show & Tell.
austrohungaro's loves147 of 3320Drip-Glaze Vase, Early 20th Century (?) - Help NeededLoetz Orange Aeolus, Series II, 1902
24
Love it
0
Like it

ho2cultchaho2cultcha loves this.
AmphoraPotteryAmphoraPottery loves this.
BudekBudek loves this.
Alan2310Alan2310 loves this.
DecoVooDecoVoo loves this.
auraaura loves this.
austrohungaroaustrohungaro loves this.
HunterHunter loves this.
RadegunderRadegunder loves this.
lisalisa loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
art.potteryart.pottery loves this.
robin56robin56 loves this.
melaniejmelaniej loves this.
IvonneIvonne loves this.
Cormoran1925Cormoran1925 loves this.
VioletOrangeVioletOrange loves this.
racer4fourracer4four loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
aghcollectaghcollect loves this.
kyratangokyratango loves this.
See 22 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 6 years ago

    jensen
    (100 items)

    Three vases, all from Thisted Keramikfabrik (‘Thisted Ceramics Factory’), which was established in 1912 by Jens Christian Jensen who ran the pottery until 1958. He had previously worked at another pottery, but started his own one in order to make ‘finer’ things such as vases and dishes, and not only objects for daily use.

    In the first picture, a three-handled vase of a type produced at several of the smaller, local potteries en Denmark, but quite charming all the same. I like the blue and grey drip glaze!

    In the second picture, a squat vase decorated with drip glaze in various browns creating a characteristic and very recognizable pin-stripe pattern which I haven’t seen on any other vases than these from Thisted (town in northern Denmark).

    In the third picture a small vase with blue and egg-plant drip glaze. I find pottery from Thisted from time to time – it is not particularly sought after, as it is not generally well-known, so usually it can be bought at very reasonable prices.

    Size: All the vases are 10-11 cm tall (app. 4 in.). Vases from Thisted Ceramics Factory are marked with ‘CJ’ for ‘Christian Jensen’. Sometimes 'Haandarbeide' ('Handicraft') is added, as is 'Danmark' in a circle around 'CJ'.

    logo
    European Art Pottery
    See all
    Vintage Bitossi Italian Art Pottery Clock-Rimini Blue, Aldo Londi Raymor-MCM-EXC
    Vintage Bitossi Italian Art Pottery...
    $520
    Vintage Bitossi Italian Art Pottery Horse-Rimini Blue, Aldo Londi Raymor-MCM-EXC
    Vintage Bitossi Italian Art Pottery...
    $310
    18thC ANTIQUE DUTCH DELFT FAIENCE BLUE WHITE FLOWER VASE POTTERY DEEP PLATE BOWL
    18thC ANTIQUE DUTCH DELFT FAIENCE B...
    $56
    Vintage Art Nouveau Floral 1920's Vase Austria
    Vintage Art Nouveau Floral 1920'...
    $48
    logo
    Vintage Bitossi Italian Art Pottery Clock-Rimini Blue, Aldo Londi Raymor-MCM-EXC
    Vintage Bitossi Italian Art Pottery...
    $520
    See all

    Comments

    1. Cormoran1925 Cormoran1925, 6 years ago
      Enjoyed this post very much.
    2. jensen jensen, 6 years ago
      Thanks,Cormoran1925! And also thanks to robin56, melaniej, vetraio, Ivonne, kyratango, aghcollect, VioletOrange, and racer4four!
    3. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      Beautiful colors!!
    4. jensen jensen, 6 years ago
      Thanks, Sean! And thanks for the loves, everyone!
    5. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 4 years ago
      these are beautiful! happy new year!

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.