Stig Lindberg for Gustavsberg
Bowl model “16” decorated by Giovanni Pugno and, ca. 1950’s
Faience (Earthenware with milky white glaze)
Leaf-shaped with hand-painted decoration. Matte.
9 cm ( 3 1/2 in )
16 cm ( 6 1/4 in )
Painted “Giovanni Pugno’s mark, Sweden, P/16 - 16 (P/ for Pattern, 16 for color - 16 for model), Gustavsberg Studio Hand”
Giovanni Pugno was an Italian faience painter and decorator in the Gustavsberg Studio during the 1950s. He expressed his talent on several faience forms created by Stig Lindberg, this piece is a beautiful example of their collaboration.