26 March 2008
HANS COPER (1920-1981)
A Stoneware Vase, 1966
copper luster on rim
8½ in. (21.5 cm.) high
Purchased at the 1967 exhibition at the Museum Boymans-van Beuningen.
Christie's, Amsterdam, World Ceramics: The J.W.N. van Achterbergh Collection, 1 November 2005, lot 187.
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Rotterdam, Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Lucie Rie, Hans Coper, 16 April - 11 June 1967, cat. no. 111
Rotterdam, Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Europese Ceramiek uit de Pottenkijker, 30 March - 26 May 1969, cat. no. 71 (ill.)
cf. T. Birks, Hans Coper, London, 1983, p. 167 for a similar example.
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