Art Déco ceramics in brilliant hues designed by Charles Catteau who lived from 1880 to 1966. An industrial designer when industrial design meant something prettier than your computer mouse.

Monumental hand painted cache-pot. 1934.
Monumental hand painted cache-pot. 1934. Charles Catteau, designer for Boch Freres Keramis. Image © 2019 ChateauAntiques. Fair use license. via https://modernism.com/items/4155/decorative-objects-ceramics-other/8772-6376-charles-catteau-art-deco-cache-pot-boch
Hand painted vase. 1927.
Hand painted vase. 1927. Embossed with the number 782. Charles Catteau, designer for Boch Frères. Image © 2019 Pamono GmbH. Fair use license. via https://www.pamono.co.uk/large-art-deco-vase-by-charles-catteau-for-boch-freres-1927
"Elephants" vase with three elephants and stylized palm trees. Early 20th c.
“Elephants” vase with three elephants and stylized palm trees. Early 20th c. Charles Catteau, designer for Boch Frères. Image © decorobject.com. Fair use license. via https://decorobject.com/decorative-objects/vases/vases-home-decor-charles-catteau-for-boch-freres-art-deco-elephants-vase-early-20th-century-f/
Large wall dish with shimmering multicolored floral decoration."
Large wall dish with shimmering multicolored floral decoration. 20th c. Signed under the base “Keramis Made in Belgium” and numbered “D 2072” with a similar model shown on page 705 of Marc Pairon’s “Charles Catteau, Art Deco Ceramics, Made in Belgium.” Charles Catteau, designer. Image © Millon/millon.com. Fair use license. via http://www.millon.com/html/fiche.jsp?id=6780487&np=&lng=fr&npp=150&ordre=&aff=&r=
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Art Deco peacocks in bronze. Regal and ready to spruce up anyone’s living room even if their tail feathers won’t fan out.

Panel with a peacock motif. ca. 1920.
Panel with a peacock motif. ca. 1920. Art Déco in style. Probably American. Bronze. Signed J Passani. Image courtesy Wick Antiques, Ltd, London. Image © onlinegalleries.com, a 1st Dibs company. Fair use license. via http://www.onlinegalleries.com/art-and-antiques/detail/art-deco-bronze-panel-of-a-peacock-signed-j-passani/358334
Pair of bronze peacock bookends on marble bases. Art Déco.
Pair of bronze peacock bookends on marble bases. Art Déco. Image © 2019 John Furphy Pty. Ltd. trading as CARTER’S Publications. Fair use license. via https://www.carters.com.au/index.cfm/item/1008955-a-pair-of-art-deco-peacock-bookends-on-marble-bases-15-cm-high/
Sculpture of a maiden and a peacock. Art Déco.
Sculpture of a maiden and a peacock. Art Déco. French. Bronze on a marble plinth. Désiré Grisard, sculptor. Image © Metropress Ltd. 2019. Fair use license. via https://www.the-saleroom.com/en-us/auction-catalogues/gorringes/catalogue-id-srgo10013/lot-689dea4e-9956-4d55-8443-a454002baad8
Peacock bookends. 1925.
Peacock bookends. 1925. Art Déco. Patinated bronze and marble. J. P. Morante, designer. Image ©2019 DECONAMIC. Fair use license. via https://www.deconamic.com/collection/sold/j-p-morante/art-deco-bronze-bookends-peacock-1364123

Beautiful art from California. American Art Deco. All by John Gabriel Beckman. In his prime, he was Hollywood’s premier muralist and did the murals for Grauman’s Chinese Theatre. From the collections of the Catalina Island Museum.

"North Wall Falcon."
“North Wall Falcon.” Detail from a preliminary drawing for the north wall of the Avalon Casino Theatre. 1929. Watercolor and graphite on paper. Image © 2019 by Catalina Island Museum. Fair use license. via https://www.catalinamuseum.org/product-page/john-gabriel-beckman-north-wall-falcon
"South Wall Antelope."
“South Wall Antelope.” Detail from a preliminary drawing for the south wall of the Avalon Casino Theatre. 1929. Watercolor and graphite on paper. Image © 2019 by Catalina Island Museum. Fair use license. via https://www.catalinamuseum.org/product-page/john-gabriel-beckman-poster-south-wall-antelope
"South Wall Birds."
“South Wall Birds.” Detail from a preliminary drawing for the south wall of the Avalon Casino Theatre. 1929. Watercolor and graphite on paper. Image © 2019 by Catalina Island Museum. Fair use license. via https://www.catalinamuseum.org/product-page/john-gabriel-beckman-poster-south-wall-birds
"North Wall Galleon."
“North Wall Galleon.”Detail from a preliminary drawing for the north wall of he Avalon Casino Theatre. 1929. Watercolor and graphite on paper. Image © 2019 by Catalina Island Museum. Fair use license. via https://www.catalinamuseum.org/product-page/john-gabriel-beckman-poster-north-wall-galleon Watercolour and Graphite on Paper, 1929

Plates from “Comment élaborer des projets de decoration à plat à exécuter au pochoir, au batik, etc.” a pochoir book by G. J. Van Lerven that came out around 1928. via The Wolfsonian Archive at Florida International University in Miami Beach.

Number 24. Page 28.
Number 24. Page 28. Image © 2017 The Wolfsonian—Florida International University. Fair use license. via https://digital.wolfsonian.org/WOLF056005/00001/28?search=Pochoir
Number 3. Page 7.
Number 3. Page 7. Image © 2017 The Wolfsonian—Florida International University. Fair use license. via https://digital.wolfsonian.org/WOLF056005/00001/7?search=Pochoir
Number 5. Page 9.
Number 5. Page 9. Image © 2017 The Wolfsonian—Florida International University. Fair use license. via https://digital.wolfsonian.org/WOLF056005/00001/9?search=Pochoir
Number 23. Page 27.
Number 23. Page 27. Image © 2017 The Wolfsonian—Florida International University. Fair use license. via https://digital.wolfsonian.org/WOLF056005/00001/27?search=Pochoir
Number 22. Page 26.
Number 22. Page 26. Image © 2017 The Wolfsonian—Florida International University. Fair use license. via https://digital.wolfsonian.org/WOLF056005/00001/26?search=Pochoir
Number 3. Page 7.
Number 3. Page 7. Image © 2017 The Wolfsonian—Florida International University. Fair use license. via https://digital.wolfsonian.org/WOLF056005/00001/7?search=Pochoir
Number 7. Page 11.
Number 7. Page 11. Image © 2017 The Wolfsonian—Florida International University. Fair use license. via https://digital.wolfsonian.org/WOLF056005/00001/11?search=Pochoir

Dress like summer will never end. Fashion sketches by 1920’s queen of the avant-garde Sonia Delaunay. From “ses Peintures, ses Objets, ses Tissus simultanés, ses Modes.”

Page 14. 1922-23.
Page 14. 1922-23. Image © Reed College, Portland. Fair use license. via https://rdc.reed.edu/c/artbooks/s/r?_pp=20&s=4c0e890724b4bd2d4211022f9f4d7bbdc24c8c87&p=23&pp=1
Page 5 (detail). 1922-23.
Page 5 (detail). 1922-23. Image © Reed College, Portland. Fair use license. via https://rdc.reed.edu/c/artbooks/s/r?_pp=20&s=4c0e890724b4bd2d4211022f9f4d7bbdc24c8c87&p=17&pp=1
Page 6. 1920.
Page 6. 1920. Image © Reed College, Portland. Fair use license. via https://rdc.reed.edu/c/artbooks/s/r?_pp=20&s=4c0e890724b4bd2d4211022f9f4d7bbdc24c8c87&p=16&pp=1

Illustrations right out of the Parisian jazz age with a saxophone lingering behind somewhere. All of these being from 1919. André Édouard Marty, illustrator (1882-1974).

"Le Bal de Sauvages" from Modes et Manières d'aujourd'hui. Plate 17.
“Le Bal de Sauvages” from Modes et Manières d’aujourd’hui. Plate 17. Vintage. via https://matouenpeluche.typepad.com/matouenpeluche/2015/07/andr%C3%A9-%C3%A9douard-marty.html
"Le Golf," from  "Modes et Manières d'aujourd'hui."
“Le Golf,” from “Modes et Manières d’aujourd’hui.” Plate 18. Vintage. via https://myonebeautifulthing.com/2018/11/18/pochoir/
"Les Ailes dans le Vent," from "Modes et Manières d'aujourd'hui."
“Les Ailes dans le Vent,” from “Modes et Manières d’aujourd’hui.” Plate 12. Vintage. via http://www.artophile.com/Artwork/PublicDisplay_AE_Marty_Les_Ailes_Dans_Le_Vent_1152_33.htm

Art Déco animals that will never bite. Vases by French artist Jean-Simon Peynaud. (1869-1952)

"Frise d'éléphants dans une palmeraie." Vase. ca. 1925.
“Frise d’éléphants dans une palmeraie.” Vase. ca. 1925. Jean-Simon Peynaud, maker (1869-1952). Image © 2016, Art Deco 1925. Fair use license. via https://www.artdeco1925.de/?attachment_id=29458&lang=en
Vase with a monkey motif. Undated.
Vase with a monkey motif. Undated. Signed “PEYNAUD.” via https://i.pinimg.com/originals/35/23/2b/35232b53ae4bdb26dd55a2a63c57dda6.jpg