Studio Art Pottery Vase by Mark Zamantakis Description and Item Information Up for sale is this fine example of studio art pottery by the listed Colorado artist, Mark Zamantakis. Please excuse any glare in the photos. This vertically ribbed jardiniere or planter pot is approximately 6 1/4 inches tall, with a maximum width of about 7 5/8 inches.
Unpacked, it weighs 5 pounds 12.8 ounces. It is brown stoneware glazed in white with dark brown mottling. It would be a fine addition to a collection of American studio ceramics. He is listed in the Vasefinder online museum. Per Vasefinder, Zamantakis was born in Utah.He was educated at the University of Denver, obtaining his B. In 1950 and his M. There Zamantakis was a student of John Billmyer, Charles Raymus, and Richard Sorby. He studied wood firing in Kyoto, Japan in 1969.
He taught at the junior high, high school, and college level. Zamantakis exhibited at the International House of Denver and at the Nationals in 1960. His work is in the collections of the Vance Kirkland Museum and the Denver Art Museum. Condition The pot looks great overall, with very light wear, and no chips or cracks. There is some fine crazing to the interior bottom.
Variations in glazing are as made. Payments must be received within three days of the end of the listing, unless prior arrangements have been made. Some countries have restrictions or prohibitions on certain classes of merchandise. And international government regulations prohibit such behavior. Individual computers may display colors differently.
The item "FINE VINTAGE COLORADO RIBBED STUDIO ART POTTERY POT VESSEL VASE MARK ZAMANTAKIS" is in sale since Wednesday, February 13, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\Studio/ Handcrafted Pottery". The seller is "craigkc" and is located in Sunny California. This item can be shipped worldwide.