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Mid-Century European Wall Crucifix in Ceramic, Grey, Black, 1950s

500.00
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Mid-Century European Wall Crucifix in Ceramic, Grey, Black, 1950s

500.00

European, mid-century wall crucifix in ceramic. Glossy dark grey, nearly black Christ on glossy textured matte grey cross. Brutalist, almost primitive, volume, and lines showing deep presence. Raw and delicate. A one-of-a-kind, handcrafted piece that is part of a large collection of crosses made by Belgian artisan potters from the 1950s to 1970s. A unique decorative item for anyone interested in distinctive folk art or religious items as home decor.

DIMENSIONS

H 8.5 in. x W 6.25 in. x D .32 in.

H 21.59 cm x W 15.88 cm x D 8.13 mm

This crucifix would fit perfectly in a Le Corbusier building, a clear bright loft or a sunny countryside cabin or doorstep. It's raw honesty designates it to both the wild nature and the minimal city home.

This piece has been curated from a large European ceramic crucifix collection. From modernism to brutalism, the unique pieces range from being as futurist as a modernist church to as raw as a brutalist building. Each artist offered a different take on the representation of faith through volumes and colors.

The collection offers an excellent selection for composing a custom wall of modernist crucifixes.

Item Reference: S4_02

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European, mid-century wall crucifix in ceramic. Glossy dark grey, nearly black Christ on glossy textured matte grey cross. Brutalist, almost primitive, volume, and lines showing deep presence. Raw and delicate. A one-of-a-kind, handcrafted piece that is part of a large collection of crosses made by Belgian artisan potters from the 1950s to 1970s. A unique decorative item for anyone interested in distinctive folk art or religious items as home decor.

DIMENSIONS

H 8.5 in. x W 6.25 in. x D .32 in.

H 21.59 cm x W 15.88 cm x D 8.13 mm

This crucifix would fit perfectly in a Le Corbusier building, a clear bright loft or a sunny countryside cabin or doorstep. It's raw honesty designates it to both the wild nature and the minimal city home.

This piece has been curated from a large European ceramic crucifix collection. From modernism to brutalism, the unique pieces range from being as futurist as a modernist church to as raw as a brutalist building. Each artist offered a different take on the representation of faith through volumes and colors.

The collection offers an excellent selection for composing a custom wall of modernist crucifixes.

Item Reference: S4_02