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Wall Crucifix in Glazed Ceramic, Black, Made in Belgium, 1950s

450.00
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Wall Crucifix in Glazed Ceramic, Black, Made in Belgium, 1950s

450.00

Nearly 13 inch tall wall crucifix in ceramic, made in Belgium in 1950s. Hand-painted in black over earthy orange clay. Modernist and brutalist, outsider-art like christ with charismatic lines and overly bent neck. The visionary all black piece is highlighted solely by dark reflections.

DIMENSIONS

12.75 in. H x 5 in. W x 0.5 in. D

32 cm H x 13 cm W x 1 cm D

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 is part of a 69 piece ceramic crucifix collection, all made in Belgium between the 1950 and late 1970s. From modernism to brutalism, they 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 69 piece collection offers great choice to compose a custom wall of modernist crucifixes.

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Nearly 13 inch tall wall crucifix in ceramic, made in Belgium in 1950s. Hand-painted in black over earthy orange clay. Modernist and brutalist, outsider-art like christ with charismatic lines and overly bent neck. The visionary all black piece is highlighted solely by dark reflections.

DIMENSIONS

12.75 in. H x 5 in. W x 0.5 in. D

32 cm H x 13 cm W x 1 cm D

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 is part of a 69 piece ceramic crucifix collection, all made in Belgium between the 1950 and late 1970s. From modernism to brutalism, they 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 69 piece collection offers great choice to compose a custom wall of modernist crucifixes.