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Chalice Pottery California Mid-Century Modern Tall Sculptural Ceramic Pitcher

$385

About

Fabulous modern tall sculptural pitcher by Charles and Alice Smith for their company Chalice of California, 1950s. In 1945 they established their studio in Los Angeles and named it CH(arles)ALICE, a combination of their names. They produced artistic utilitarian ceramics and decorative items until the mid-1950s when the studio closed. Their pieces are rare to find and highly sought after. Here a large decorated pitcher in a modern form and hand painted abstract faces as decoration. High gloss gray glaze on the handle, spout and the inside while the rest in a matte finish including the gray / black decoration on a white background. Measurements: 5 inches diameter base x 6 1/4 inches from spout to end handle x 12 inches high.

Details

  • Creator
    Chalice of California (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 12 in. (30.48 cm)Width: 6.25 in. (15.88 cm)Depth: 5 in. (12.7 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1950s
  • Condition
    Very Good Condition. Minor wear consistent with age. No issues.
  • Seller Location
    Miami, FL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU830123417742

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $110 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Miami, FL
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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