Aug. 30, 2016

anton van eyk – milk jug | c. 1945

 

anton and dorothea van eyk have found the van-eyk-werkstätten elstra in 1940. first activities were sculptures and art. the production of tableware starts in 1945. dorothea van eyk was in charge of the decoration. he and his wife left elstra under political threat in 1948. the production was continued until 1953. [decorated stoneware, h. 16cm]