"florence Ceramics" Of Pasadena Copyright Ds Lady Figurine Artist Florence Ward For Sale
THIS BEAUTIFUL "FLORENCE CERAMIC" PASADENA CA COPYRIGHT FIGURINE IS UP FOR offer.
Florence Ceramics was created in 1939 when a dynamic woman named Florence Ward set of a kiln and decided to take up modeling clay figures.
Florence set up her business and in 1948 moved The Florence Ceramics Company to a large facility in Pasadena, California where it remained until 1964, when the plant was sold to Scripto. From 1939 to 1964 Florence Ward was the sole designer for the many figurines that were produced by the Florence Ceramics Company. Her innovative designs were sold through fine jewelry and department stores and even established a following overseas.May Company in Pasadena was thefirst company to purchase some of her work.
These figurines and their lives dance along the real journy of time.
I bought this lady figurine and 2 others at an estate sale. Unfortunately there was no autheticity or boxes that came with these items. This isthe 3rd oneof 3 that I have up for offer. This figurine is in great condition and I believe is one that Florence started making with real lace. It is very delicate and intrecate.This one is holding a bouquet with tiny pink and some blue flowers underlaidwith lace. She has a fewpink flowers overeach ear anda bow and flowers on her picture hat. Her hair isbrown . Her dress has lace and flowers trimmed and painted in gold.
There are no cracks or chips
All fingers are there and nails are painted red
Approximately 9" tall and 6 1/2" wide in skirt flow (base)
I have tried finding more information on these particular figerines that I have as to names and datesbut have found none.
THANK YOU FOR LOOKING AND HAPPY offerDING
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