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Hack's Rock

Peter Voulkos, Hack's Rock
1959

Stoneware with glaze
60 x 24-1/2 x 16-1/4 inches

Collection:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washngton, D.C.; Museum Purchase, 1997.

Provenance:
Collection of Phillip and P.Y. Hack.
Collection of Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washngton, D.C.; Museum Purchase, 1997.

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 #61.

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. Ceramic Sculpture: Six Artists, 9 December 1981-7 February 1982. Traveled to San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Catalogue, Checklist.

Selected Literature:
Slivka, Rose. Peter Voulkos: A Dialogue with Clay, New York Graphics Society in association with American Crafts Council, New York, 1978, ill. p. 116, figure 76.

Slivka, Rose and Karen Tsujimoto. The Art of Peter Voulkos, Kodansha International in collaboration with The Oakland Museum, 1995; ill. p. 73, plate 29.

Peabody, Rebecca, Andrew Perchuk, Glenn Phillips, and Rani Singh. Pacific Standard Time: Los Angeles Art, 1945–1980, Getty Research Institute and J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Publications, Los Angeles, 2011, color ill. p. 55, fig. 1.48

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. 136, plate 54.

Adamson, Glenn, et al. Voulkos: The Breakthrough Years, Museum of Arts and Design, New York and Black Dog Publishing Ltd., London, 2016, pp. 39, 43, 46, 74, 154; ill. p. 46, fig. 13.

Photo: © Schopplein Studio

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