A stylish mid-century Italian ceramic art pottery vase decorated with acanthus leaves by Fratelli Fanciullacci an dating from around 1960. The vase of cylindrical shape stands raised on a narrow rounded pedestal foot with a pinched neck and rounded bowl shaped top. The body of the vase is applied in relief with acanthus style leaves in piped white clay above a decorative border. The body of the vase is decorated in grey lava like glazes with white and orange painted leaf designs. The vase is impressed ITALY to the base.
The vase displays well but with some fine glaze nibbling to the raised elements.
Origin : Italy
Maker : Fratelli Fanciullacci
Manufacture Date : 1960
Materials : Ceramic