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Vee

Peter Voulkos, Vee
1958

Stoneware with glaze
35-1/4 x 22-1/4 x 5-1/2 inches
Signed and dated

Collection:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco; Gift from the Estate of John Lowell Jones and Charlotte Johnson Jones, 2004.

Provenance:
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. John Lowell Jones.
Collection of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco; Gift from the Estate of John Lowell Jones and Charlotte Johnson Jones, 2004.

Exhibitions:
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 #51.

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. 69, color plate 37.

Museum of Arts and Design, New York. Crafting Modernism: Midcentury American Arts and Design, 12 October 2011-15 January 2012. Traveled to the Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York. Book, ill. color plate p. 138.

Selected Literature:
The Penland Book of Ceramics, Lark Books, 2003, ill. p. 142.

Rosenberg, Karen. “Hewn, Spun, Joined, Sandwiched, Cemented,” The New York Times, October 23, 2011, ill. p. C29.

Huxtable, Ada Louise,. “Coming in from the Cold,” Wall Street Journal, December 22, 2011, p. D6.

Photo: © Schopplein Studio

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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