Beautiful stoneware vase - rare form - designed by Leon Galleto (1931-2009) for Saxbo, Denmark. Incised figural deooration on the front side and relief pattern on the Back side. Excellent condition.
Impressed Saxbo(symbol) Galleto 57.
Height 5½ inches (14.5 cm).
Leon Galleto was born 1931 in Strasbourg France. He studied at the art school in Strasbourg and later in Copenhagen, where he also worked for the Saxbo Studio. In the 1950's he left Europe to settle at the West Coast in USA, where he worked with Edith Heath for 25 years.
Leon Galleto, Saxbo, Denmark. Unique Vase