Judy Moonelis (1953, USA)

Untitled (Large Head with Tongue)
Stoneware, ht. 24.5, wd. 17, dp. 9 in.

Moonelis holds a B.F.A. (cum laude) from Tyler School of Art, Temple University, PA (1975) and an M.F.A. from New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, New York (1978). Moonelis’ angst-ridden work of the 1980’s typified the style and alternative energies of the East Village art movement in New York City.

Del Vecchio, Mark. Postmodern Ceramics. Thames and Hudson, London, 2001. For a similar example, see page 155.

Shown: NCECA Journal Vol. 4, 1983, this piece is illustrated on page 44;
Contemporary Clay Sculpture: Works by Judy Moonelis, Heckscher Museum, NY, 1983; reviewed Harrison, Helen A. "Unorthodox Ceramics", NY Times, 04/17/83; Ceramics Monthly September 1983, this piece is illustrated on page 97.

Provenance:Daniel Jacobs and Derek Mason Collection; Acquired directly from the Artist.

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,000
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