VTG Mid Century Edna Arnow Chicago Studio Art Pottery Lava Plate. DON'T FORGET TO ENLARGE AND ZOOM IN ON PHOTOS. This plate has a rich two tone speckled lava glaze in earth tones of brown & beige from the artist Edna Arnow in Chicago, IL circa 1960's. This unique thick porous lava glaze is iconic to her work and is used on this plate. Measuring 9 2/8 across with depth that might be used to just display or as a planter base to keep water from seeping onto furniture.
As you can see in the photos there are remnants of a material left to keep the plate from scratching furniture surfaces. Plate is in good condition with no cracks or chips. Her works will continue to go up in value as time goes by. For more than 40 years, Edna Arnow made stoneware pottery in the basement of her house in Chicago's Rogers Park neighborhood on the North Side.
Largely self-taught, she became a well-known and respected craftswoman in the Midwest. She developed distinctive textured glazes and clay bodies. In the 1950s, she was part of an artists' coop gallery, Exhibit A, with potter Earl Hooks and others. She had exhibitions at The Art Institute of Chicago and The Chicago Public Library. She appeared on local television, giving demonstrations and taught at the Evanston Art Center.
Most weekends during the summer, she and her husband, Robertwho made pottery, too, but worked as a Chicago policemanpacked up the Pontiac station wagon with functional ware for art fairs around the city and suburbs. For some 30 years, she always went to the art fairs at Old Town, The South Side, Evanston and Oak Parkand often did others as we. She passed away in 2013 at the age of 92. I no longer can deal with buyers remorse. Do YOUR part to make things run smoothly..THESE CHARGES ARE UP TO YOU TO PAY PLEASE DO NOT ASK ME TO LOWER THE VALUE OF AN ITEM. I WILL NOT DO IT. I NEED TO PROTECT MYSELF SHOULD SOMETHING HAPPEN TO AN ITEM EN-ROUTE. WE ASK THAT YOU TAKE A MOMENT TO READ THE BELOW PARAGRAPHS. I THINK YOU AND I WILL BOTH BE HAPPIER IF YOU DO. LIFE IS NOT S0 RUSHED THAT YOU CANNOT TAKE A MO MENT OF YOUR TIME TO READ AND TO STOP SOME ISSUES BEFORE THEY EVER COME UP.
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This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\Studio/ Handcrafted Pottery". The seller is "ivanb2k" and is located in Chicago, Illinois.This item can be shipped to United States.