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Harding Black Texas Artist Signed Mid-Century Modern Studio Pottery Mugs Cups

US$245per item


A group of hand-thrown, well-crafted, piercing blue glazed large, heavy tall mugs by famed Texas-born San Antonio ceramic master Harding Black. All pieces signed and dated (1970) by the artist on the base. These mugs/cups have a great feel and heft to them. The deep rich colors are striking. Harding Blacks Exhibitions include: San Antonio Local Artists Annual Exhibition (1939-42, 1945, 1947); Texas General Exhibition (1940 award, 1942, 1948 honorable mention); National Ceramic Annual Exhibition, Syracuse Museum of Art (1947-54); River Art Group, San Antonio (1948-49); National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington D.C. (1951, 1956); Dallas Museum of Fine Arts (1952 one-man); Martin Museum of Art, Baylor University (1991 one-man); San Antonio Museum of Art (1995 retrospective); National Museum of Art, Washington, D.C. (1995); University of Texas at Dallas, Irving (1998 retrospective) His work can be found in such collections as: Dallas Museum of Art; Museum of Fine Arts Houston; San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts San Antonio Museum of Art Martin Museum of Art, Baylor University, Waco National Museum of American Art, Washington D.C. New Orleans Museum of Art Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York Alfred University (New York) American Museum of Ceramic Art, AMOCA, Pomona, California The Harding Black Ceramics Research Center, Baylor University, Waco, Texas Dimensions: 6.25" high, 5" wide, 3.25" deep.


  • Creator
    Harding Black (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 6.25 in. (15.88 cm)Width: 5 in. (12.7 cm)Depth: 3.25 in. (8.26 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Each mug in very good vintage condition with no discernable flaws, chips, cracks. etc... and light, if any, wear consistent with age and use. Attractive overall.
  • Seller Location
    Studio City, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2254322750942

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