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Modernist Japanese Kyoto Pottery
Located in Stamford, CT
20th century modernist Japanese Kyoto Pottery vessel.   
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Mid-Century Modern Pottery

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Ceramic

Modernist Collage Studio Pottery Bowls
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Impressive modernist studio pottery bowls, signed by Jill Peterson. Hand built with great skill from delicate porcelain, these large bowls feature an abstract decor in a bold and bri...
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Late 20th Century American Pottery

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Porcelain

Signed Illegibly Modernist Two-Piece Large Art Pottery
Located in Westport, CT
Signed what looks like "Brod" this two-piece art pottery modernist extra large planter on base.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Modernist Sgraffito Decorated Red Ware Pottery Bowl by Rozsika Blackstone
Located in Ferndale, MI
Rozsika Blackstone New York and Arizona, circa 1920-62 pottery vessel. Deep bowl in dark brown glaze, sgraffito decorated in an abstract vertical design allowing the red ware body t...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Modernist Painted and Signed Cup and Saucer, circa 1960
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
An unusual and interesting modernist hand-painted pottery cup and saucer, the latter painted with a Primitive black outlined deer decorated in brightly coloured glazes on a speckled ...
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Vintage 1960s Scandinavian Mid-Century Modern Pottery

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Pottery

Guido Gambone Italian Modernist Abstract Figural Tray
By Guido Gambone
Located in Pasadena, CA
An Italian abstract modern figural tray with foamy glaze created by Guido Gambone of Italy. Tray measures 5.25" x 4.5" and is signed Gambone, Italy with donkey mark. In excellent vin...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Pottery

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Ceramic

Early Jack Mason Stone Mountain Georgia Stoneware Modernist Cubist Figural Vase
Located in Pasadena, CA
Stoneware vase with cubist decoration by Jack Mason of Stone Mountain, Georgia. Vase measures 12.5" by 3" and is signed JM, 57. In very good vintage condition.
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

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Stoneware

Stangl Pottery Modernist Hat Stands Collection
By Stangl Pottery
Located in New York City, NY
Stunning collection of 4 1960s modernist Stangl pottery hat/wig stands, two of them with wood bases and two with pottery stands.  
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Pedestals and Columns

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Pottery, Walnut

Masuo Ojima Modernist Pottery Bowl
By Masuo Ojima
Located in New York City, NY
1980s modern pottery bowl by Masuo Ojima.
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Vintage 1980s American Mid-Century Modern Decorative Bowls

Materials

Pottery

  • Masuo Ojima Modernist Pottery Bowl
  • Masuo Ojima Modernist Pottery Bowl
  • Masuo Ojima Modernist Pottery Bowl
  • Masuo Ojima Modernist Pottery Bowl
H 5 in. W 17.5 in. D 17.5 in.
1960s French Modernist Pottery Table Lamp
Located in New York City, NY
Stunning 1960s modern French pottery with wood base and brass hardware, newly professionally rewired and ready to use. Height to light socket 24.5" Shade for photography only.
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20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

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Brass

  • 1960s French Modernist Pottery Table Lamp
  • 1960s French Modernist Pottery Table Lamp
  • 1960s French Modernist Pottery Table Lamp
  • 1960s French Modernist Pottery Table Lamp
H 34.5 in. W 10.25 in. D 6.25 in.
Art Deco Modernist Vases by Trenton Art Pottery "Tepeco", Price Reduced
By Trenton Pottery Company
Located in Dallas, TX
Art Deco Modernist Vases by Trenton Art Pottery "Tepeco", Price Reduced Lustrous 1930s MCM precursor designs for Trenton, circa 1935. Three of the most interesting deco designs they...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Gambone Italian Abstract Modernist Pottery Vase
By Guido Gambone
Located in Pasadena, CA
Italian modernist bud vase with foamy glaze and abstract design created by Guido Gambone of Florence, Italy. Vase measures 6" in height. Unsigned, made for the upscale department s...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Ceramic

Modernist Pottery Salt Shaker Clean Modern Design
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration, a modernist pottery salt shaker clean modern design. Round shape with light gray tones, black and light brown stripes. Original plastic cap underneath. ...
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Vintage 1980s American Modern More Dining and Entertaining

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Ceramic

Modernist Studio Pottery Sculpture
Located in Norwalk, CT
This is an unusual modernist studio pottery sculpture in an abstract form with beautiful color and interesting texture. Unsigned.
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Late 20th Century Modern Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Pottery

Modernist Raku Pottery Collection
By Norman Bacon
Located in New York City, NY
1970s-1990s modernist Raku pottery collection 0f 16 pieces by Woodstock, NY artist Norman Bacon. Size varies the largest piece is 6.5'' diameter by 2.5'' height The smallest piec...
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Pottery

  • Modernist Raku Pottery Collection
  • Modernist Raku Pottery Collection
  • Modernist Raku Pottery Collection
  • Modernist Raku Pottery Collection
H 4 in. W 8 in. D 8 in.
Large Fesco Architectural Pottery Style Modernist Plastic Planter Pot
By David Cressey, Architectural Pottery
Located in Ferndale, MI
Fesco synthetic planter pot. Styled after David Cressey Architectural pottery pieces.
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Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Planters and Jardinieres

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Synthetic

Art Deco Modernist 1930s Ceramics by Trenton Art Pottery, Signed, Price Reduced
By Trenton Pottery Company
Located in Dallas, TX
Art Deco Modernist 1930s Ceramics by Trenton Art Pottery, Signed, Price Reduced Pair of 6" Shelburn "chrysanthemum" bulb vases in turquoise blue $500. 10" "Flying Saucer" squat vase...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Vases

Large Modernist Aqua Pottery Vase
Located in Stamford, CT
Large pottery vase with turquoise glaze and brown matte finish.
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Vintage 1970s American Vases

Materials

Pottery

Modernist Architectural Slab Pottery Vessel
By Maker's Mark E.O.S. 1
Located in Buffalo, NY
Modernist Architectural Pottery Vessel,Unusual geometric painted and fired patterns..Beautiful glaze,, great technique,, signed and dated E.O.S. 1971
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Pottery

Art Deco Susie Cooper Gray's Pottery Modernist Lamp and Beaker Duo
By Susie Cooper, Gray's Pottery
Located in Dallas, TX
Art Deco Susie Cooper Gray's Pottery Modernist Lamp and Beaker Duo Signed with the "Clipper" Hand-Painted Grays Pottery Hanley England logo, circa 1929. Beaker is 3.5" tall, wi...
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Vintage 1920s British Art Deco Tableware

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Ceramic

Oblong Danish Modernist Pottery Dish by Astrid Tjalk for Kähler, 1950s
By Astrid Tjalk
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Spectacular Unika dish decorated by Astrid Tjalk and manufactured by HAK - Kähler during the 1950s. It still has its original sticker to the backside as well as the initials of the d...
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Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Decorative Bowls

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Pottery

Post-Modernist Pottery Bowl with Spiral and Striped Details
Located in New York, NY
Studio pottery bowl heavily patterned and dated 1992. Exterior features a thick band etched with swirling designs and a dotted base against a dark background. The interior is decorat...
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20th Century Vases

Materials

Ceramic

Raphaël Giarrusso Art Pottery Modernist Owl Paris, France
By Raphaël Giarrusso
Located in Las Vegas, NV
Rare art pottery modernist owl sculpture by French artist Raphaël Giarrusso, (1925-1986). Signed RG and date 67, made in France. Flawless condition. Sets on a 2-1/2" thick Lucite p...
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Mid-20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

Materials

Pottery

Mid Century Organic Modernist Studio Art Pottery Vase
By George Ohr
Located in New York, NY
Interesting organic modern handmade stoneware studio pot, from the 1960s-1980s Studio Pottery movement. Well executed and signed ( illegible BR ? ). Free of damage or condition issue...
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Mid-20th Century American Organic Modern Vases

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Pottery

Modernist Two-Headed Sculptural Pottery Vase
Located in New York, NY
A sculptural enclosed vase in glazed terracotta by an unknown artist, two-headed with Minimalist features, over a single flattened form, detailed with rough and incising and elaborat...
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20th Century Modern Vases

Materials

Terracotta

Modernist Franco Rufinelli Italian Art Pottery Abstract Fish Plaque Sculpture
By Guido Gambone
Located in San Diego, CA
Stunning modernist Italian art pottery abstract wall plaque/sculpture by Franco Rufinelli and dates from the 1960s. Signed on the back and features 3 fish. Color and design are outst...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Abstract Sculptures

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Pottery

Tom Neugebauer Modernist Raku Art Pottery Sculpture on Aluminum Pedestal
By Tom Neugebauer
Located in Peabody, MA
Raku abstract torso sculpture by master potter Tom Neugebauer, dated 1988. Sculpture (which is affixed to lacquered black base) measures: 28.75" high x 12.75" x 13", with the base ha...
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Vintage 1980s North American Post-Modern Figurative Sculptures

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Aluminum

1960s Japanese Modernist Ikebana Ceramic Pottery Sgraffito Pedestal Vase Vessel
By David Cressey
Located in San Diego, CA
Outstanding Japanese modernist Ikebana ceramic/pottery pedestal vase/vessel, circa 1960s. Wonderful form and design. Has a sgraffito design around the top surface. Signed on the bott...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Vases

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Pottery

3 Italian Modernist Franco Bucci Stacking Pottery Bowls for Laboratorio Pesaro
By Laboratorio Pesaro, Franco Bucci
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A set of three stacking pottery bowls. Designed by Franco Bucci for Laboratorio Pesaro. Retailed by Nieman Marcus. Turquoise, yellow, and pink on grey. Bowl diameters: circa 9...
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Late 20th Century Italian Modern Decorative Bowls

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Pottery

Lisa Larson for Gustavsberg Sweden Art Pottery Modernist Cat Figural Sculpture
By Gustavsberg
Located in San Diego, CA
Iconic modernist art pottery cat figural sculpture by Lisa Larson for Gustavsberg of Sweden, circa 1950s. Great design and form. Hand thrown with hand painted accents. In very nice c...
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Mid-20th Century Swedish Animal Sculptures

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Pottery

1960s Walter Dexter Studio Pottery Modernist Abstract Bowl Ceramic Arts Calgary
Located in San Diego, CA
Great freeform modernist Studio Pottery low bowl by Walter Dexter, circa 1960s. Seldom seen Studio Pottery by this Canadian artist. Signed on the bottom as seen in the photos. Great ...
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Mid-20th Century Canadian Decorative Bowls

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Pottery

Robert Fournier British Studio Art Pottery Modernist Stoneware Vase Vessel Big
By Bernard Leach
Located in San Diego, CA
Great studio art pottery vase/vessel by well known British artist, Robert Fournier. The vase has a wonderful design and form. Signed by the artist mark "RF" on the bottom edge. In ve...
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Mid-20th Century Vases

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Pottery

Modernist Erwin Kalla Studio Pottery Ceramics Amoeba Abstract Large Bowl Dish
By Erwin Kalla
Located in San Diego, CA
Fantastic piece of studio pottery by famous ceramist Erwin Kalla, circa 1950. Seldom seen pieces of studio art pottery by this artist. Great amoeba form and shape. This piece is a la...
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Mid-20th Century Decorative Bowls

Materials

Pottery

Vtg Modernist Torrey Pines Bank Advertising Art Pottery Plaque Tile San Diego
Located in San Diego, CA
Very unique advertising piece from The Torrey Pines Bank located in San Diego, California. Dates from the 1970s. Great modernist design. Handmade out of pottery. Features a Torrey pi...
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Mid-20th Century Abstract Sculptures

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Pottery

Stan Bitters Organic Modernist Hanging Pottery California Flower Power 1960s
By Stan Bitters
Located in National City, CA
1960s Midcentury Modern California Cool by noted artist sculptor Stan Bitters of Organic Pottery Environmental Ceramics. Earthy and Textured Hanging Ceramic Pottery Design of 3 Flowe...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Wall-mounted Sculptures

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Ceramic

Vintage Modernist Abstract Susana Espinosa Studio Art Pottery Plate Puerto Rico
By Susana Espinosa
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Rare vintage Susana Espinosa signed vintage abstract Glazed Sgraffito terracotta ceramic art plate charger stoneware studio 1970s Puerto Rico. Early outstanding piece by Espinosa -r...
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Vintage 1970s Puerto Rican Post-Modern Ceramics

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Ceramic

Modernist Etruscan Style Vase
Located in New York, NY
Modernist Etruscan style vase. Richly coloured glazed ceramic vase in the Etruscan style decorated with a Picasso-esque allegorical motif of the Four Seasons. signed V Lucchi. Italy,...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Pottery

  • Modernist Etruscan Style Vase
  • Modernist Etruscan Style Vase
  • Modernist Etruscan Style Vase
  • Modernist Etruscan Style Vase
H 9.5 in. Dm 7.5 in.
Modernist White Ceramic Vase with Handle, 1960s
Located in Brooklyn, NY
An intriguing slipcast ceramic vase resembling a pitcher or decanter with a faux spout and two openings at top that create a handle. Such a pleasing and well-proportioned modernist d...
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Mid-20th Century Israeli Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Danish Modernist Ceramic Vase by Eva & Johannes Andersen, 1960s
By Johannes Andersen
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Small striped hand glazed ceramic vase designed by the Danish couple and design duo Eva & Johannes Andersen during the 1960s. The vase is signed and still has its sticker from the Ar...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Pottery

Italian Modernist Pottey Bowl by Fratelli Fanciullacci for Bitossi
By Fratelli Fanciullacci
Located in Esbjerg, DK
- Modernist Italian ceramic bowl made by Fratelli Fanciullacci with sgrafitto and multicolored leaves - Surface partly rough, partly glazed in bright colors - No damages - Manufac...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Decorative Bowls

Materials

Pottery

Danish 1966 Modernist Platter / Wall Decoration by Niels Refsgaard for Eslau
By Eslau, Niels Refsgaard
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Beautiful Danish midcentury modern stoneware platter, centerpiece or wall decoration with hand painted deep blue floral decorations on light grey base. Designed by Niels Refsgaard fo...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery, Stoneware

Vintage Modernist Black Ceramic Bird Form Sculpture Mid-Century Abstract Dove
By Tapio Wirkkala
Located in Washington, DC
A glazed ceramic dove form sculpture by Quebec artists Guy Simoneau and Christiane Paquin.
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Vintage 1980s Canadian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

Materials

Pottery

Pair of Midcentury Italian Modernist Vases After Aldo Londi for Bitossi
By Aldo Londi, Guido Gambone, Bitossi, Marcello Fantoni
Located in Framingham, MA
Pair of tall striped Italian modernist vases. Gorgeous form and colors. Shades of yellow, orange, green, red and pink. Excellent original, unaltered condition. Measures: D 5" x H 1...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Vases

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Ceramic, Pottery

Limited Edition Modernist Wall Plaque by Bertil Lundgren, Rörstrand Sweden 1970s
By Bertil Lundgren, Rörstrand
Located in Miami, FL
Bertil Lundgren for Rorstrand, Sweden beautiful midcentury Swedish modernist stoneware wall plaque/deep dish with an uneven square shape and hand painted in browns and blue underglaz...
Category

Vintage 1970s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Decorative Bowls

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Ceramic, Pottery, Stoneware

1960s Danish Kähler Minimalist Matte White Ceramic Modernist Table Lamp
By Kähler, Nils Kähler
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Clean, minimalist Danish mid-century modern handmade ceramic table lamp from the 1960s. Manufactured in the town of Naestved in the 1960s by Kähler Keramik and designed by Nils Kähle...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Table Lamps

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Ceramic, Pottery, Stoneware

Danish Modernist Ceramic Jug Vase by Einar Johansen for Søholm, 1960s
By Einar Johansen
Located in Esbjerg, DK
This hand painted ceramic jug vase was designed by the Danish ceramist Einar Johansen and manufactured at Søholm in Denmark during the 1960s. Søholm also made ceramic pieces by Nanna...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Vases

Materials

Pottery

AH Kag Swiss Modernist Abstract Pottery Ceramic Large Bowl Vase, Switzerland
By AH Kag of Switzerland
Located in San Diego, CA
Fantastic large abstract modernist Swiss pottery/ceramic bowl by A-H KAG, circa 1960s. Great color and form. Signed on the bottom and was made in Switzerland. In very nice original c...
Category

Mid-20th Century Swiss Decorative Bowls

Materials

Pottery

Modernist Architectural Pottery
By Architectural Pottery
Located in Rochester, NY
A very large sculptural modernist architectural pottery floor vase jardiniere planter with an all-over exterior ribbed design and a medium gloss oatmeal white glaze. Attributed to Za...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Collection Modernist Pottery and China
Located in Ferndale, MI
Collection Modernist Pottery and China - to include Italian, KPM, and Hutschenreuther - nice group of 3 colorful Mid Century Modern, Op, Pop influence pottery vases - Tallest 13 1/2"...
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20th Century European Pottery

Modernist Architectural Pottery Planter by John Follis
By Architectural Pottery, John Follis
Located in Rochester, NY
Rich pea color satin glazed architectural pottery planter with a symmetrical rounded spade shape form mounted on circular wood disc base by John Follis for Architectural Pottery, Cal...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

A Modernist Earthenware Pottery Vase
Located in East Hampton, NY
Signed pottery crafted in earth tones.
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Vintage 1960s American Pottery

Materials

Pottery

  • A Modernist Earthenware Pottery Vase
  • A Modernist Earthenware Pottery Vase
  • A Modernist Earthenware Pottery Vase
  • A Modernist Earthenware Pottery Vase
H 10.5 in. W 11.5 in. D 8.5 in.
Russel Wright Bauer Jonquil Art Pottery Modernist Vase
By Russel Wright, Bauer Pottery
Located in Washington, DC
Russel Wright heavy art pottery was made for a brief period c.1945-1947 for Bauer, Los Angeles, CA (1909-1962.) This vase is Catalog No.1A in Jonquil Yellow Glaze (Greenish-Yellow.)...
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Vintage 1940s American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Ceramic

Modernist Stoneware Pottery vase
Located in Ferndale, MI
Modernist Stoneware Pottery vase. Signed illegibly - high quality artist studio work
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Vintage 1970s Pottery

  • Modernist Stoneware Pottery vase
  • Modernist Stoneware Pottery vase
  • Modernist Stoneware Pottery vase
  • Modernist Stoneware Pottery vase
H 14.25 in. W 8.5 in. D 3.75 in.
Pinch and Coil Modernist Studio Pottery Vessel by Guy Dawson
By Guy Dawson
Located in Peabody, MA
A large “pinch and coil” undulating studio pottery vessel by Guy Dawson.
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Vintage 1970s American Pottery

Materials

Ceramic

Italian Modernist Ceramic Bowl
Located in North Miami, FL
Black and gold modernist bowl with four gold legs. Signed Italy #95 of 506. Great design and shape.
Category

20th Century Italian Pottery

  • Italian Modernist Ceramic Bowl
  • Italian Modernist Ceramic Bowl
  • Italian Modernist Ceramic Bowl
  • Italian Modernist Ceramic Bowl
H 4 in. W 14.25 in. D 8 in.
Monumental Animated Hand-Built Modernist Ceramic Cat
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Hand built ceramic cat in a modernist style. Big statement with this 20" high CAT!!!
Category

Vintage 1960s French Modern Pottery

Gio Ponti Earthenware Modernist Plates, Set of Four
By Gio Ponti
Located in Downingtown, PA
The Gio Ponti modernist plates were made at Ceramica Franco Pozzi, Gallarate. The four plates, two of each color, look like aeroplane propellers creating a powerful and dramatic swir...
Category

Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Earthenware

Larry Goldman California Studio Abstract Modernist Stoneware Lidded Urn
By Larry Goldman
Located in Pasadena, CA
Large-scale lidded glazed stoneware urn with abstract modernist decoration by Larry Goldman. Piece measures 21.5" in height by 8.5" diameter and is signed on a paper tag "Abstractic ...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Boris Stojkov for Gustavsberg/ Modernist Fantasy Creature, Sweden, 1960s
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Boris Stojkov for Gustavsberg/ modernist fantasy creature, Sweden, 1960s. Scandinavian modernist art pottery figure. Boris Stojkov (1925-1982). Potter, sculptor and artist born in ...
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Mid-20th Century Scandinavian Modern Pottery

Bitossi Raymor Italian Modernist Large Scale Foamy Ceramic Vessel Urn Planter
By Raymor
Located in Pasadena, CA
Textured, foamy glaze ceramic Italian open vessel imported by Raymor, circa 1960s. Urn measures 10.5" in height by 8" in diameter. Signed Italy on the bottom and in very good vintage...
Category

Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Ceramic

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Modernist Pottery For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal piece of modernist pottery for your home. Frequently made of ceramic, pottery and stoneware, every item from our selection of modernist pottery was constructed with great care. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect choice in our collection of modernist pottery — we have versions that date back to the 20th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 20th Century are available. An object in our assortment of modernist pottery, designed in the Mid-Century Modern, Modern or Art Deco style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. Many designers have produced at least one well-made option in this array of modernist pottery over the years, but those crafted by Walter Grau, Fohr and Stangl Pottery are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Modernist Pottery?

Prices for a piece of modernist pottery can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, they begin at $95 and can go as high as $4,475, while the average can fetch as much as $800.