• 20th Century Decorative Art &  auction at Christies

    Sale 2295

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    16 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 92

    PETER VOULKOS (1924-2002)

    A GLAZED STONEWARE TABLE LAMP BASE, CIRCA 1956-58

    Price Realised  

    PETER VOULKOS (1924-2002)
    A Glazed Stoneware Table Lamp Base, circa 1956-58
    22½ in. (57 cm.) high
    incised Voulkos


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    Three Voulkos lamp bases from this period are now in the collection of the Museum of Arts and Design, New York.
    Sold with copy of the catalogue project form documented by Sam Jornlin.
    We would like to thank Sam Jornlin for his kind assistance in the cataloguing of this lot.

    Provenance

    Private Collection acquired from America House, New York, 1959.


    Literature

    T.C. Folk, "The Otis Revolution," Ceramics Monthly, December 1990, pp. 26-29, ill. p. 27.