Claude Conover Vase Ceramic Licil Signed
Claude Conover vase ceramic Licil signed. Large hand built stoneware vase with a dark gray black matte glaze with flecks of white. It is decorated with hatching and scratching patterns and a series of incised horizontal lines around the body. Sold with the original plastic flower sleeve. As a member of the Cleveland School, Conover (1907-1994), worked for 30 years as a commercial designer before turning to ceramics. By the 1960s, he was devoting himself full time to his pots. His hand built stoneware pots were exhibited, during his lifetime in many museums and arts centers around the USA, some traveling internationally. Since his death, appreciation for his work has steadily grown.
Height: 16 in. / 40.64 cm.
Diameter: 14 in. / 35.56 cm.