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    Posted 8 years ago

    charles116
    (8 items)

    This handsome bird, a Pouter Pigeon, was designed and executed by famed Art Deco sculptor MAURICE FAURE and produced by the French Majolica company FRIE-ONNAING. The company was in production from 1824-1947. Yet it is very rare to find Art Deco items. The item is is signed by the artist, company and country of origin.
    I love the pigeon's architectural qualities.
    FRIE-ONNAING is mostly known and valued today for their Art Nouveau pitchers. One, with which, you might be familiar with is the frequently faked, Maitre D pig waiter. A bulldog pitcher recently sold for $3,200.

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    Comments

    1. vetraio50 vetraio50, 8 years ago
      Congratulations on the tri-couleur frame too!
    2. AQUA69, 8 years ago
      Very nice piece. Thanks for sharing.
    3. christinag christinag, 6 years ago
      I am very excited to know that I own a Frie Onnaing Bulldog Pitcher. I just off a whim decided to Google my find tonight. Thank you for the back ground information on the manufacture as I find that info very helpful.

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