Rudolf Hlavina (1897-1971) - Pexider Letovice - Czechoslovakian Nude Figure

Description
Rudolf Hlavina (1897-1971) - Pexider Letovice - Czechoslovakian Nude Figure
Czech Republic - 1920-1949 - Ceramic

Beautiful and very rare Art Deco ceramic figure of a nude woman with a cream coloured crackle glaze. The figure was made in Czechoslovakia by Pexider in Letovice in the 1st Czech Republic (1918-1938) to a design by Rudolf Hlavina. Factory brand and signature of the artist at the base (see photos). The figure is 35.5 cm high and 11.5 x 10.5 cm at the base. It is in original condition (no cracks, no restorations) with traces of old age and wear like crackle in the glaze and a very small chip to the curl of her hair as can be seen in the last photo. Weight about 750 grams.

Lot details
Object
Czechoslovakian Nude Figure
Material
Ceramic
Designer/ Artist
Rudolf Hlavina (1897-1971)
Manufacturer/ Brand
Pexider Letovice
Style
Art Deco
Estimated Period
1920-1949
Country of Origin
Czech Republic
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Weight
750 g
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