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Rupert Deese Mid-Century Modern California Studio Pottery Ceramic Floral Bowl



A gorgeous floral or leaf pattern decorated bowl by California master ceramist Rupert Deese who worked closely with pottery legend Harrison Mcintosh. Signed with his cipher or stamp and sticker on the base. Would be a great addition to any Mid-Century Modern ceramics and pottery collection or very eye-catching stand alone piece. Deese's work can be found in numerous collections and museums including: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston Everson Museum, Syracuse, New York Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles Maloof Foundation, Alta Loma, California Millard Sheets Collection, Gualala, California Mingei International Museum, San Diego Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Logan, Utah Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC Richard & Alice Petterson Museum, Claremont, California Roger Corsaw Collection, Alfred University, Alfred, New York Scripps College, Claremont, California St. Paul Gallery, Minneapolis Walker Art Center, Minneapolis American Museum of Ceramic Art, Pomona, California Dimensions: 2.25" high, 8.75" diameter.


  • Creator
    Rupert Deese (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 2.25 in. (5.72 cm)Diameter: 8.75 in. (22.23 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    In very good vintage condition with no discernable flaws, cracks, chips, etc... and light, if any, wear consistent with age and use (please see photos). Very lovely overall.
  • Seller Location
    Studio City, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2254319111332

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    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Studio City, CA
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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