Sculpture of Madonna in ceramic “Lenci”
Beautiful and large ceramic sculpture.
In good condition of use, it has no restorations or cracks, apart from three small defects on the base as shown in photos.
It is signed by Elena Scavini on the back of the base.
The Lenci brand is instead under the base.
Helen König Scavini (Turin, 1886-1974)
In 1919 she founded the “Ars Lenci” company with her husband Enrico Scavini, which produces, among other things, the famous dolls in colored cloth. In 1928 you began the production of artistic ceramics. Having sold the company, partly in 1933 and definitively in 1936, to the Garella brothers, Helen König was hired as artistic director until 1941.
height 31 cm.
base 12.3×12.8 cm.