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Rondena

Peter Voulkos, Rondena
1958

Stoneware with glaze
64 x 47 x 46 inches

Collection:
Private collection.

Provenance:
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Milton Sperling.
Private collection.

Exhibitions:
Pasadena Art Museum, California. Ceramics, Sculpture and Paintings by Peter H. Voulkos, 16 December 1958-25 January 1959.

Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles. Peter Voulkos: Sculpture/Painting/Ceramics, 4-23 May 1959. Catalogue, ill. [p. 10.]

Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Peter Voulkos: Sculpture, 14 April-20 June 1965. Catalogue, checklist #1, ill.

Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Art in Los Angeles: Seventeen Artists in the Sixties, 21 July-4 October 1981. Traveled. Catalogue, checklist #115, p. 98, ill. color plate, p. 52.

Selected Literature:
“L.A. Art: Our Artists Are Creating the City Beautiful,” The Los Angeles Examiner, Pictorial Living, Week of July 26, 1959, p. 9, ill.

Primus-Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles. Poster-sized announcement for solo exhibition, Voulkos, October 1961, ill.

Albright, Thomas. “Peter Voulkos, What Do You Call Yourself?,” Artnews, October 1978, ill. p. 119.

Slivka, Rose. Peter Voulkos: A Dialogue with Clay, New York Graphics Society in association with American Crafts Council, New York, 1978, ill. color plate 12.

“Living with the Arts,” American Craft, December 1980/January 1981, pp. 24-25, ill. p. 24.

Levin, Elaine, The History of American Ceramics: 1607 to the Present/From Pipkins and Bean Pots to Contemporary Forms, Harry A. Abrams, New York, 1988, color ill. p. 205, fig. 193.

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, ill. p. 131, color plate 49.

Adamson, Glenn, et al, Voulkos: The Breakthrough Years, Museum of Arts and Design, New York and Black Dog Publishing Ltd., London, 2016, ill. p. 144, fig. 11.

Andréani, Carole, “Peter Voulkos: Naissance de la Céramique Américaine,” La Revue de la Céramique et du Verre, (France), March-April 2017, ill. p. 16.

Photo: F.J. Thomas

Lost Found

Pot

Vase

Vase

Untitled

Picasso’s Eye

Soleares II

Untitled

Vee

5000 Feet

Found

Flying Black

Black Butte Divide

Rondena

Black Bulerias

Pottery II

Sculpture

Plate

Little Big Horn

Sitting Bull

Found

Solano

Tientos

Camelback Mountain

Hack's Rock

Image for Graves

Snake River

Cross

Gallas Rock 

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