Vintage Charles Counts Sgraffito Art Pottery Pot/vase Mid-century Modern Listed
FINE VINTAGE CHARLES COUNTS SGRAFFITO ART POTTERY VASE MID-CENTURY MODERN LISTED. Vintage Charles Counts Studio Pottery POT/Vase /bowl? This vintage studio art pottery vase by Charles Counts. Please excuse the glare in the photos. This vase is tan with washes of brown and gray, little blue glaze; there also is sgraffito decoration. This item stands approximately 7 inches tall; it has a maximum width of about 8 inches at widest point. Unpacked, it weighs 2 pound 13.3 ounces. This would be a fine addition to a collection of vintage American studio ceramics. Looks very good overall. There are no chips or cracks, maybe a tiny flake on base nothing important or significant. Variations in glazing, shape, and carving are as made. Per Vase finder, Charles Counts was born in Kentucky. His first experience making pots occurred while he was studying at Berea College. He was mentored by Lee Cornelison of Bybee Pottery. Counts studied at the graduate level at Southern Illinois University and at the University of Southern California. He also studied at Pond Farm under Marguerite Wildenhain. During the late 1950s, Counts founded his first studio at Beaver Ridge, Tennessee. He also had a studio at Rising Fawn. He published books on pottery and philosophy. Counts exhibited at the Nationals during 1964 and 1966. He contracted malaria while visiting Nigeria, and it was there that he passed away. The item “VINTAGE CHARLES COUNTS SGRAFFITO ART POTTERY POT/VASE MID-CENTURY MODERN LISTED” is in sale since Sunday, September 13, 2020. This item is in the category “Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\Studio/ Handcrafted Pottery”. The seller is “68oregon1″ and is located in Olathe, Kansas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Uruguay, Ukraine, Cayman islands.
- Material: Clay
- Object Type: Vase
- Style: Mid-Century Modern
- Color: Brown
- Original/Reproduction: Contemporary Original