12-06-2014 12-06-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2770B Boston
December 6, 2014 10:00AMCalender

Beatrice Wood (1893-1998) Lava Glaze Pottery Bowl

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


Beatrice Wood (1893-1998) Lava Glaze Pottery Bowl
Art pottery
Ojai, California, 1950s
Turquoise lava glaze on shaped body, red clay marked Beato on base, rim chips, ht. 3 5/8, lg. 9 1/4, dp. 7 3/8 in.

Provenance: Mary Griggs Burke Estate, Oyster Bay, New York.

Note: Beatrice Wood was a California national treasure. Her works can be seen in the following museums: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Museum of Arts and Design, New York; Museum of Fine Art, Boston, Massachusetts; Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Estimate $600-800

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Beatrice Wood, Ojai, Mary Griggs, Massachusetts, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Museum of Arts, Museum of Fine Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art