Midcentury Modern European Cross
Preciously small, midcentury European crucifix in glazed ceramic. Glossy deep green and brown with raised metallic gold christ figure at its center. 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.
H 3.25 in. x W 2.25 in. x D 0.38 in.
H 8.26 cm x W 5.72 cm x D 9.66 mm
This piece is part of a curated European ceramic crucifix collection. 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 collection offers an excellent selection for composing a custom wall of modernist crucifixes.
Item Reference: S5_05