Small stoneware bottle-pot with spherical body and curved tubular neck. Enamel with thick pinkish cream pouring on an ochre background slightly turning like a snake skin.
Signed in hollow under the piece and engraved number "31".
H. 11 cm
Variant of our model preserved in the collections of the Petit Palais - Musée des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris under the inventory number PPO 00504.
Collective, Jean Carriès - La matière de l'étrange, Éditions Nicolas Chaudun & Paris Musées, catalogue of the eponymous exhibition presented at the Petit Palais from October 11, 2007 to January 27, 2008, variant of our model reproduced p. 187.