Pair of Jean Mayodon Painted Plates
Year of Realization
9 x 9
Pair of Jean Mayodon Painted Plates: Important pair of hand painted decorative earthenware plates by Jean Mayodon for Sevres, 1951; marked Sevres, initialled "M" and dated on bottom of the plates.
Mayodon (1893-1967), artistic director of the Sevres Manufactury, is best known for his figurative decorative pottery in the antique tradition, characterized by stanniferous earthenware with "golden fire."