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West German Pottery

Known as the Fat Lava movement or simply German art pottery, West German pottery marks are a number of distinctive characteristics that make it a popular addition to many contemporary interior design schemes. As a leading provider of vintage and antique art, we ensure art fans of all creative styles have the access they need to original and restored pieces. Our West German pottery collection has grown significantly in recent times, including works from a selection of well-known designers.
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Why choose West German pottery?

The West German pottery era may have only ended 30 years ago, after playing a significant role in the art scene for just over four decades (from 1949 to 1990). But the pieces that are indicative of this particular style have an old-world, iconic charm that is just as engaging and intriguing as earlier creative movements.

West German pottery offers sculptural shapes and tactile designs that look great in today’s interiors. In fact, many art lovers simply choose a German pottery vase purely for its genuinely striking looks. As well as being collectable, West German pottery pieces are extremely affordable, making them the perfect investment for first-time collectors.

Incorporating West German vases and pots into your home

Whatever style of West German pottery marks takes your fancy, you can embrace quality and individuality in the same breath. Some designs are more distinctive than others, the unmistakable Fat Lava pottery creations for example are the most famous. But each will be easy to place in contemporary or minimalist interiors that let the accessories do the talking.

Hailing from the “Golden Age” of ceramics, the West German pottery creations we supply thanks to the independent boutiques, sellers and dealers that we work with are available in a number of colours, glazes and shapes. That means you’re certain to find a style that suits your unique interior design scheme. Accessible in reds, blues, oranges, earthier tones, and rarer shades of yellow and green, you can add a pop of colour and iconic design statement to complete your space.

Why shop for West German pottery with Vinterior?

Here at Vinterior, we make it simple to find the antique, vintage, retro and artisan pieces you love. From large items of furniture – such as beds and dressers – to delicate pieces of artwork and pottery, our national network of trusted sellers list an incredible array of desirable heritage creations for your home. With quality guaranteed on every purchase, you can make an investment in a German vase you admire with confidence and clarity.

As well as supplying the rarer glazes and styles, our collection is brimming with Fat Lava pieces. Among our listings, you may find our vintage Carstens Tonnieshof West German Fat Lava vase collection, a set of iconic Fat Lava creations that mean you get to bag, not just 1 or 2 designs but 3 fully stamped West German pottery pieces. It’s not just vases that we list as part of our vintage art offering. We showcase a variety of German art figurines to ensure your vintage sideboards, bookcases and console tables can be adorned with bold, beautiful and striking West German pottery pieces.

Get your hands on the best West German pottery pieces around by shopping with us today.

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