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Large and Impressive Glazed Ovoid Pot/Vessel; signed by listed ceramicist Sasha Mokovkin (1928-2003)
4848
1968

Sasha Makovkin typically threw pieces which his wife Susan decorated. His work ranged from functional stoneware forms to sculpture and architectural installations. Makovkin dug the stoneware clay he used for his functional pieces from Mt Tamalpias.

Height: 
16"
Diameter: 
15"
$2,750
Available
Large and Impressive Glazed Ovoid-form Pot/Vessel; signed by listed ceramicist Sasha Makovkin
4848
1968

Sasha Makovkin typically threw pieces which his wife Susan decorated. His work ranged from functional stoneware forms to sculpture and architectural installations. Makovkin dug the stoneware clay he used for his functional pieces from Mt Tamalpias. Long before it was popular, Makovkin fired his work in a diesel fueled kiln using a mixture of used motor oils. 1954-1957 Heath Ceramics, Sausalito, California; 1966-1970 College of the Redwoods, Mendocino, California; 1988-1989 Artists (with his wife Susan) in Residence at Princeton Seminary, New Jersey

Height: 
16"
Diameter: 
14"
$2,750
Available
A Good Pair of German KPM White-glazed Pierced Lattice Compotes
4824
in production 1945-1962

Excellent vintage condition with no chips or cracks; Königliche Porzellan Manufaktur, or KPM (established 1723) was a fundamental part of the landscape of the European decorative arts in the 19th Century, and was, and still is, one of the most prolific producers of luxury porcelain

 

Height: 
7.5"
Diameter: 
9.75"
$1,950
Available
Stunningly Large French 1950's Cofrac Art Verrier Crystal 'Splash' Bowl
4786
1950's

the hand-crafted asymmetrically-formed clear glass bowl with its radiating arms; labeled 'Made in France' with remnants of foil Cofrac Verrier label; acid etched signature to underside 'Cofrac, Art Verrier, France'; excellent vintage condition with no chips, cracks; very light scuffing to underside

Height: 
13"
Width: 
29"
Depth: 
8.5"
$1,500
Available
A Stunningly Large French 1950's Cofrac Art Verrier Crystal 'Splash' Bowl
4786
1950's

the hand-crafted asymmetrically-formed clear glass bowl with its radiating arms; labeled 'Made in France' with remnants of foil Cofrac Verrier label; acid etched signature to underside 'Cofrac, Art Verrier, France'; excellent vintage condition with no chips, cracks; very light scuffing to underside

Height: 
13"
Width: 
29"
Depth: 
8.5"
$1,500
Available
Kent Forrest Ipsen studio glass centerpiece bowl (American, 1933-2012) blue/green with purple and gold accents. etched signature to underside
4775
dated 1972

Kent Forrest Ipsen may be regarded as one of the pioneers of the Studio Glass movement in the United States. He formerly chaired the crafts department and founded the glass program at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Arts. His pieces are in the private collections at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Brooklyn Museum, the Corning Museum of Glass and the Vatican Museum; etched signature 'Kent F. Ipsen '72'; excellent vintage condition

Height: 
2 3/4"
Diameter: 
17 3/4"
$2,200
Sold
rare and large english burmantofts faience teal-glazed pierce-work jardinière/urn/pot
4751
late 19th century

a fine example from the Leeds factory Burmantofts faïence, with pierced neck and shoulder and adorned overall with incised decoration; excellent antique condition with overall minor wear consistent with age; stamped to underside 'Burmantofts Faience, 504 EAS', examples of Burmantofts faience can be found in the Victoria & Albert Museum Ceramic collection

Height: 
13"
Diameter: 
16"
$3,250
Available
a rare Alfredo Santarelli luster-glazed double-handled vase
4749
circa 1915

with revived interest in the arts and design of the Renaissance period of the 14th-16th centuries; signed to underside 'AS' for Alfredo Santarelli (Italian 1874-1957) Majolica lustre-glazed urn with serpent handles; professional repair to lip

Height: 
11.5"
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
7"
$2,750
Available
 large-scaled american rookwood 1940's art pottery celadon glazed cabbage-leaf bowl
4711
1940's

impressed with Rookwood flame mark; the well-detailed deep bowl depicting large overlapping cabbage leaves with flared undulating rim all tapering to a short foot; excellent condition with no chips or cracks; 
Rookwood has the distinction of being the first manufacturing company in the United States founded by a female, Maria Longworth Nichols (Cincinnati, OH, 1880)  The name was chosen because of the many rooks, also known as crows, on her father’s estate and added “wood” in recognition of Wedgwood

Height: 
5 1/2"
Width: 
14"
Depth: 
11 3/4"
$1,475
Available
delightful and large-scaled american polished aluminum and brass rabbit wine cooler/ice  bucket by arthur court, san francisco
4704
1980's

this life-sized rabbit made of polished aluminum with brass feet and carnelian stone eyes; the top half is a hinged lid; stamped signature 'Arthur Court 1986'

Height: 
8"
Width: 
17"
Depth: 
11"
$1,575
Available

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