Untitled Stack; USA, 1975/86; incised wood-fired stoneware with porcelain pass-through; 24.5 h x 18.5 dia in (62 x 47 cm); This work was executed in 1975 and wood-fired in 1986, and it is registered under the Voulkos and Co. catalog number CR708.10-W. The artist made a bronze edition of seven of this work at Mussi Artworks Foundry in 1986. Signed and dated near base 'Voulkos 75'.; Provenance: Collection of the artist | Collection of Jerome and Patricia Shaw | Private Collection | Rago, Modern Ceramics/Glass, 26 October 2013, Lot 448 | Private Collection, CaliforniaExhibited: Peter Voulkos: Ceramics from the Collection of Jerome and Patricia Shaw, 13 November 1991 - 12 January 1992, Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI | Koi No Yokan III, 30 May - 25 July 2015, 101/Exhibit, Los Angeles, CA ; Literature: Voulkos Bronze, Mussi Artworks Foundry, pg. 13 illustrates the bronze version
Sale Price: $25,000
Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000
Overall excellent condition. Three clay separations (in the making) on base were filled in by the artist to allow a mold to be taken for the later bronze casting. A couple of minor chips to high points.