Charming pair of majolica duck-shaped pitchers with flapping wing handles. A similar pitcher is featured on the cover of the book Pichets en Barbotine by Maryse Bottero and described as made by Georges Dreyfus. The Georges Dreyfus faïencerie opened in 1890 in Moret-sur-Loing, an historic town south of Paris, near the Chateau de Fontainebleau. Many of Georges Dreyfus pieces were originally intended as advertising containers for products such as liqueurs, tobacco, sardines, etc. The Moret-sur-Loing faiencerie was active until 1936. In very good used condition with minor imperfections typical of majolica as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: 11.8" tall (30 cm) approximately.
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