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Robert Chapman Turner (1913-2005) Pottery Vessel

Auction:
2770B
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2770B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 06, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Robert Chapman Turner (1913-2005) Pottery Vessel
United States
Funnel shape flaring at base in red brown glaze, ht. 9 7/8 in.

Note: A Fellow of the American Craft Council and recipient of its highest honor, the Gold Medal, Turner was also a member of the International Academy of Ceramics. His work is found in the permanent collections at museums in Japan, New Zealand, as well as The Smithsonian, The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Estimate $2,000-2,500


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Keywords

Robert Chapman Turner, United States, American Craft Council, International Academy of Ceramics, Smithsonian, Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Japan, New Zealand

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