Southwestern Makers

Group of 9 Pottery Vessels (20th Century)


Price Realized: $313
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matte and polished low-fired clay, two matte polished black clay with sgrafitto
largest: height 12 inches
smallest: height 2 1/4 inches
double spout wedding vase inscribed ‘Loya’ and ‘Ledezma’ on bottom, low ceramic vessel with geometric square pattern inscribed ‘Letty Rodriguez M’ on bottom, ceramic vessel with geometric ant pattern inscribed ‘Yoly Ledezma’ on bottom, conical ceramic vessel inscribed ‘Loya’ and ‘Andres’ on bottom, bird motif vase inscribed ‘Manuel Rodriguz Guillen’ on bottom, large relief vase inscribed ‘Marta Cota Guillen’ on bottom, large black vessel inscribed ‘ Elisar Lopez Alda 4/94 MEX’, small black vessel inscribed ‘MARY (illeg.)’ on bottom

lot of 8 ceramic works

6 by Mata Otiz potters, Rosa Loya, Santos Ledezma, Letty Rodriguez, Yoly Ledezma, Jose Andres Villalba, Manuel Rodriguez, Humberto Guillen, Marta Gonzales, Elicena Cota

two Mexican black clay vessels, larger is somewhat illegibly signed ‘Elisar Lopez Alda 4/94 MEX’, smaller is signed ‘MARY’

includes artist made stands

from a private collection

very good condition, some scuffing throughout collection,large relief vase has hairline crack on bottom, large red vase has small loss to lip (fragment retained)

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