Pottery production in Provence. (1930 - 1939)
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The work of a potter's studio in the town of Vallauris / Provence, France /.
Type of terrain, forest.
On the forest path a man carries a basket with clay.
Then the clay is transferred on a cart pulled by horses, and driven home.
Clay unloaded in the courtyard on the ground.
A man sifts the sand through a sieve, then washed in water.
Sand mixed with clay.
The women formed blend, made of clay balls.
Potter at work.
Potter's desk with a foot pedal.
Master grinds pitcher.
Potters at work.
Other articles made of clay.
The appearance of bowls, plates, lids and other items.
The first stage is completed.
The second step: drying.
Products are dried in the courtyard studio in the sun.
Production of pottery.
Loading articles into the furnace.
Finished products: frying pans, kettles, jugs.
Crockery in assortment in the store
Key wordsFrance, manufacturing, crafts