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David Cressey Large Pro Artisan 'Expressive' Planter, 1960s

$9,000

About

A great California design planter as art. Handcrafted reduction fired natural stoneware of Cressey's own "formula clay" and hand applied "Expressive" pattern design. It has a drain hole. (Sealed with wax, can be easily removed.) No cracks or repairs. It rings like a bell.

Details

  • Creator
    David Cressey (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 27.5 in. (69.85 cm)Width: 18.5 in. (46.99 cm)Depth: 18.5 in. (46.99 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
    FiredClay
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1960s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. one or two minor chips on the rim, no major damage, fine condition.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1334219614752

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    Ships From: Los Angeles, CA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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