Peter Voulkos, Vase
Stoneware with glaze
17 x 10 inches
Signed and dated
Private collection acquired from the artist.
Present collection by descent.
Bonniers, New York, Voulkos Pottery, 6-16 February 1957.
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 #27.
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. 47, plate 14.
Frank Lloyd Gallery, Santa Monica, California. Peter Voulkos in L.A.: Time Capsule, 14 January-11 February 2012. Catalogue, ill. pp. 2, 30, 31.
Museum of Arts and Design, New York, Voulkos: The Breakthrough Years, 18 October 2016-15 March 2017, checklist #4. Travels to the Renwick Gallery, Washington, D.C. 7 April-20 August 2017. Catalogue, 38, 118, 132, 138, 160, 186; ill. p. 121, fig. 1; p. 119, color plate 4.
Fischer, Hal. The Art of Peter Voulkos, Artforum, November 1978, p. 43.
Slivka, Rose. Peter Voulkos: A Dialogue with Clay, New York: New York Graphic Society in association with the American Crafts Council, 1978, ill. p. 12, fig. 5.
Slivka, Rose and Karen Tsujimoto. The Art of Peter Voulkos, Kodansha International in collaboration with The Oakland Museum, 1995; ill. p. 67, plate 22.
MacNaughton, Mary Davis, ed. Clay’s Tectonic Shift: John Mason, Ken Price and Peter Voulkos, 1956-1968, Getty Publications in association with the Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College, Claremont, California, 2012, color ill. p. 151.
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