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Rupert Deese (1924-2010) Four Pieces of Art Pottery

Auction:
2912M
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2912M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
June 23, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Rupert Deese (1924-2010) Four Pieces of Art Pottery
Art pottery
Claremont, California, late 20th/early 21st century
A wide-rimmed bowl in glossy gray glaze with lines of green glaze uniformly spaced and running from the center up, over the rim, and dissolving down the sides, dia. 8 1/2; a bowl with straight sides and wide mouth in matte striated gray glaze, dark brown interior, ht. 5, dia. 6; a bulbous vase in matte gray glaze, a single arched opening just below the rim, ht. 10 1/4; and a garlic-form vase in turquoise glossy glaze over deep brown, brown interior, ht. 6 1/4 in., all with impressed mark RD in circle.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

No visible damage or repairs.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Rupert Deese, Ceramic engineering, Ceramic glazes, Pottery, Rio Grande Glaze Ware, Claremont

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