Thursday, July 22, 2010

Lucy Rie and Hans Coper

Here were some of the pots we got to see with Robin on our tour of the Musuem.  It was great to see them in person and to get his historical perspective.

POT
Coper, Hans 

German; British

mid 20th century                 

stoneware; black glaze; wheel thrown; glazed         

Gift of Nedra Jane Paul in memory of Dorothy M. Worthington   

globular bodied pot with a restricted neck which then flares abuuptly to a discoid top; small central hole; black


Bowl  

Rie, Lucie     

England, 1960 C - 1965 C   

Mid 20th Century               

Stoneware; wheel thrown; glazed    

Gift of Nedra Jane Paul in memory of Dorothy M. Worthington   

round, plan view; yellow semi-gloss glaze, somewhat grainy, inside & outside      


John Britt
www.johnbrittpottery.com

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