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Large and Impressive Glazed Ovoid-form Pot/Vessel; signed by listed ceramicist Sasha Makovkin
4832
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 Large-scaled French Neoclassical Carved Limestone Gadrooned Urns
60498
modern

Each with rolled lip above a compressed lobed body all raised on a splayed base and square plinth; chips and weather surface

Diameter: 
21 3/4"
$3,200
Available
shapely italian neoclassical style carved carrara marble campagna urn
60495
late 19th century

with flared neck above a lobed body all raised on a square plinth; good antique condition with overall weathered  and chipped surface 

Height: 
24.5"
Diameter: 
19.5"
$2,800
Available
well-executed pair of delft polychromed hand-painted covered jars signed by the artist P. Verhoeve
4767
1950's

each hand-painted urn adorned overall with an abundance of flowers and opposing song birds; excellent vintage condition with minor wear; one with small chip to underside

Height: 
17"
Diameter: 
8"
$2,250
Available
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 large and striking pair of asian-inspired 1960's ceramic vases adorned with stylized birds
4761
1960's

each of bulbous form adorned overall with stylized birds in flight over a moonlit sky and lively cloud scrolls; excellent vintage condition with overall even wear to surface; no chips or cracks 

Height: 
13"
Diameter: 
12.5"
$2,750
Available
60342
early 20th century

each tall vase adorned with 3 reserves depicting various outdoor scenes all between perimeter
bands of running wild animals in a thick forest setting; overall good condition with some
chips and wear.
height-30 1/2" diameter-11"
$7,850.00
late 19th century
 

 

Height: 
30.5"
Diameter: 
11"
$4,850
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
robust pair of french anduze style pottery garden pots with yellow, green and brown drip-glaze (2 available)
60488
modern

imported from France, the cylindrical pot with everted lip tapering to a short foot adorned with applied ring handles; minor over even wear

Height: 
20 1/2"
Diameter: 
17 1/2"
$1,150
Available
a robust french anduze style yellow, green and brown drip-glazed garden pot
60487
modern

imported from France, the cylindrical pot with everted lip tapering to a short foot; adorned with applied lion mask motifs; some firing cracks to base

Height: 
18 1/2"
Diameter: 
16"
$750
Available

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