Art deco sculpture designed by Arthur Percy for Gefle, Sweden. The design was produced 19943-55. White matte glaze. Percy was a Swedish painter and ceramist born in Vickleby, Oland. He studied at the Artists' League school. In 1923 he became artistic director of Gefle porcelain factory. His real breakthrough as a designer came at the Art Exhibition in Paris in 1925. During the period at Gefle he proved to be one of the great designers of the Art deco movement in Sweden. His great designs contributed to the fact that artistic high-quality appliances were spread in Swedish homes. He was also employed as a glass designer at Gulla Skruf Glassworks. Very good vintage condition. Height: 12 inches (31 cm)
Arthur Percy, Gefle, Sweden. Sculpture 'Flora'