Fauchier, Joseph François
French, 18th century, male.
Born 1687, in Peyrius (Alpes-de-Haute-Provence); died 1751.
Potter, ceramicist. Religious subjects.
From 1710, Joseph François Fauchier was in charge of the pottery factory of Anne Clérissy-Héraud in Marseilles. He set up on his own in 1732. He should not be confused with his nephew Joseph Fauchier II, who succeeded him. Both of them were among the leading practitioners of the pottery revival in Marseilles in the course of the 18th century. He created a ...