quest heading image
quest heading image

Ceramics

   1950s

   1960s

   1970s

   1980s

   1990s

   2000s

Paintings

Prints

Bronzes


Peter Voulkos, Container with Cover
1952

Stoneware with slip and glaze
18-1/2 x 12-1/2 inches diameter

Collection:
Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

Provenance:
Collection of the Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Museum Purchase 1953.
Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

Exhibitions:
Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Fourth Biennial Exhibition of Textiles and Ceramics, 14 February-15 March 1953. Catalogue, checklist #92, ill.

The Detroit Institute of Arts. Selected Works by Peter Voulkos, (in conjunction with 1976 Michigan Crafts Exhibition). 14 January-7 March 1976. Catalogue.

San Francisco Museum of Art, Peter Voulkos: A Retrospective: 1948-1978, (organized by the American Crafts Council, New York) 17 February-2 April 1978. Traveled. Checklist #7.

Sezon Museum of Art, Tokyo, Peter Voulkos Retrospective. 2 January-20 February 1995. Traveled to the National Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto, 28 February-2 April 1995. Catalogue; texts by Rose Slivka, Hisako Tsuchida and Ryuichi Matsubara; ill. p. 38, plate 5.

Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Cranbrook Art Museum: 100 Treasures, 13 December 2003-28 March 2004. Catalogue, ill. p. 183, color plate 64.

Literature:
“Craftsman’s World: Exhibitions,” Craft Horizons, April 1953, p. 43.

Photo: © schoppleinstudio.com

Lost Found

Bottle

Deer Vase

Vase

Carved Pot

Vase

Storage Jar

Bull Vase

Container with Cover

Striped Vase

Found

Lidded Jar

Leaf Vase

Tureen

Teapot

Tureen

Bottle

Covered Jar

Tea Bowl

Small Bowl

Found

Babe the Blue Ox

Tureen

Face Vase

Large Bowl

Vase

Vase

Covered Container

Chocolate Pot

< 1 2 3 >

link to main page    Portfolio
 Biographyspacer
 Newsletterspacer
 Infospacer
© 1997-2012  Voulkos & Co. All rights reserved.
contact information