ROBERT ARNESON (1930 - 1992)
"Not Selected by the US Olympic Comm.," California, 1969; Glazed earthenware; Teapot lid stamped with title, teapot incised Arneson '69, base stamped LOOKS LIKE SOME OF THAT OLD FUNKY POTTERY THAT YOU USE TO DO BOB; Overall: 8 1/4" x 12" x 10"; Provenance: Allan Stone Collection, New York; Arneson Estate Number 69.026.S; Exhibited: Allan Stone Gallery, New York, Bay Area to New York, October 28 - December 22, 2009; Published: Robert Arneson: Playing Dirty, Allan Stone Gallery, New York, 2012, p. 59
Sale Price: $7,500
Estimate: $4,500 - $6,500
Reglued clean break to base with one small corresponding chip. Some light wear and small flecks around base of teapot and edge of base where teapot sits.