(LOOKS TO TAKE A 3/8 TAPER CANDLE). A WONDERFUL ADDITION TO YOUR. MID CENTURY MODERN STUDIO ART POTTERY COLLECTIONS. Born in Dublin, John studied at the National College of Art and Design and the Istituto Statale D'Arte in Florence. This distinguished artist, whose ancestral home was Castle ffrench near Ballinasloe first exhibited his paintings and pottery in 1948.
Since then his remarkable career has led to a considerable international reputation. The artist has worked in the Brogi Studio, Florence; the Ring Ceramic Studio, Kilkenny; The West Bengal Design Studio, Calcutta and the Dolphin Studio in Massachusetts. He has exhibited in Dublin, Florence, Calcutta, Reykjavik, New York, Frankfort and many other places.One of the pioneers of studio pottery in Ireland, John founded Arklow Studio Pottery in 1962, and in later years established his own ceramic studio near Kinvara in County Galway. He also taught ceramics for many years before his retirement. I MAKE EVERY ATTEMPT TO INFORM THE POTENTIAL BUYERS AS TO THE CONDITION OF THE ITEM THROUGH PICTURES AND DESCRIPTION. I SELL VINTAGE & ANTIQUE ITEMS THAT ARE IN VINTAGE AND ANTIQUE CONDITION. MOST ITEMS WILL HAVE NORMAL WEAR AND TEAR TO THEM. YOUR PROMPT FEEDBACK GETS MINE! THANKS FOR LOOKING AND GOOD LUCK. The item "Vtg Rare Irish Art John Ffrench Arklow Studio Pottery Bird Candlestick Holder" is in sale since Wednesday, March 28, 2018. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\Studio/ Handcrafted Pottery". The seller is "vintage_modern_designs" and is located in Spring Hill, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.