Striped Vase

Peter Voulkos, Striped Vase, c. 1953, earthenware

Gift of Ruth Halvorsen.

Artwork Info

Type of Work Vase
Medium earthenware
Dimensions 13.75 x 11 in. diameter

Artist Info

Name Peter Voulkos
Born January 1, 1924
Role artist, ceramist, sculptor
Culture American
Notes or Bio

American ceramicist who helped the craft garner acceptance as an art form by creating abstract expressionist works that vacillate between sculpture and ceramic.

Credits: Dan Kvitka

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