Art Deco porcelain - glazed faience figurine Lady. Material: Porcelain, Ceramic, Glazed Earthenware. Style: Art Deco, Mid Century, After Cris de Londres. Origin: Italy, Milan 20th century 1930s.
Signed: Guido Cacciapuoti made in Italy on the back of the dress. Condition: Good minor wear on the wooden base and very minor on the flowers.Depiction: An italian maiden holding a basket of flowers. The flowers are very ornated and all hand made and hand painted. H39cm x W37cm x D33cm.
Guido Cacciapuoti, coming from a family of 19th-century Neapolitan ceramists, founded the ceramics studio'Grès arte Cacciapuoti' in Milan in 1931. As a sculptor and artistic director, he was responsible for the manufacture of successful art deco porcelain animal figures and female sculptures. These quickly became sought-after collectibles.