October 28, 2012 08:00 PM EDT Cincinnati


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Karen Karnes (1925, USA)

Lidded Salt-Glazed Vessel
ca 1980
Stoneware; ht. 8.5, dia. 9.5 in. 

Karnes is America’s doyen of salt-glazed ceramics. This example shows the extraordinary surfaces she coaxes from the fire with its distinctive expressive sculptural cut lid. Her touring exhibition, A Chosen Path, just closed at the Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.

Provenance:Private Collection.

Estimate: $1,200 - $2,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,560
10/29/2012

 

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