National Geographic : 1943 Aug
© National Geographic Society Deftly She Dabs Color on a Souvenir Sabot This tiny model of the wooden shoes worn by the fishing folk of Brittany is one of many novelties from Quimper's potteries. For centuries, Locmaria, a suburb, has been noted for its decorative earthenware, or Quimper faience. Kodachromes byPeter Upton Muir From ChiseledWood aBreton Peasant Smiles Working from morning tillnight through thesummer months, this skillful wood carver in the hills above Douarnenez produced many striking studies of country types. He achieved excellent likenesses either from lifeorphotographs.