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Alexandre Bigot

Potter - Mer ( Loir-et-cher) 5 –11-1862 - 11-4-1927 Paris

Won six grand prices on the great exhibition in Paris 1900 for his pottery.

Experimented with types of glazer and made around 1897 numeral architectural designs

He also worked with Siegfried Bing (Paris) “L ‘Art Nouveau” and Maurice Dufrene Edouard Colonna – G Keller and other Paris designers who made several designs for pewter and silver tops that fit on the vases and jugs of Bigot

Bigot has two ateliers one in Mer and in Paris

Around 1910 he take part in the” Salon de la Société Nationale des Beaux Arts" and in the “Salon d’Automme“.

The firm ateliers Bigot & Cie closed in 1914

The marks of Alexandre Bigot

Items in our collection

Bigot ceramic tile

Date : 1899

designer : Alexandre Bigot (1862 – 1927)

marked : gres de bigot

width : 7.0. inch / 18.0 cm

Bigot vase

Date : 1899

designer : Alexandre Bigot (1862 – 1927)

marked : A Bigot

height : 2.8. inch / 7.0 cm

Bigot ornament

Date : 1900-1905

designer : Alexandre Bigot (1862 – 1927)

Bigot wall plaque in the shape of a scarab

Date : 1900

designer : Alexandre Bigot (1862 – 1927)

marked : A Bigot

Length : 4.8 inch / 12.0 cm

Bigot ceramic tile

Date : 1899

designer : Alexandre Bigot (1862 – 1927)

marked : gres de bigot

width : 7.0. inch / 18.0 cm

Bigot Jug

Date : 1909

designer : Alexandre Bigot (1862 – 1927)

marked : A Bigot 1909

height : 11.5 inch / 31.0 cm

Bigot dish

Date : 1900

designer : Alexandre Bigot (1862 – 1927)

marked : A. Bigot

width : 6.2 inch / 16.0 cm

Bigot wine jug with silver lid by Gustave Keller

Date : 1900

designer : Alexandre Bigot (1862 – 1927)

marked : Jar - Gres de Bigot
lid - G. Keller + GK + French Silver mark

height : 10.5 inch / 26.0 cm

Bigot ceramic tile

Date : 1899

designer : Alexandre Bigot (1862 – 1927)

marked : A Bigot

width : 6.0. inch / 15.0 cm

Bigot ceramic tiles

Date : 1899

designer : Alexandre Bigot (1862 – 1927)

In total we have 55 pieces