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Bowl - Broken Mesa Landscape Bowl

Broken Mesa Landscape Bowl

  • Object:

    Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    United States (made)

  • Date:

    1984 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Higby, Wayne, born 1943 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Raku-fired earthenware with raku glazes

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Helen W. Drutt-English

  • Museum number:

    C.41-1986

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 46, shelf 5

Physical description

Simple deep bowl form, with decoration both inside and out evocating a canyon landscape, with white cliff-top, dark cliff-sides and blue sky, in coloured raku glazes.

Place of Origin

United States (made)

Date

1984 (made)

Artist/maker

Higby, Wayne, born 1943 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Raku-fired earthenware with raku glazes

Dimensions

Height: 20.3 cm, Diameter: 31.7 cm

Descriptive line

'Broken Mesa Landscape Bowl', raku-glazed earthenware, made by Wayne Higby, USA, 1984

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

no.19
Clark, G. & Watson, O., American Potters Today : an exhibition of American Studio Pottery, London : V&A

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Raku; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Landscapes

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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