RUTH DUCKWORTH (1919 - 2009)
Sculptural vase, Chicago; Raku-fired earthenware; Incised R; 7" x 6" x 5 1/2"; Provenance: Jeffrey Spahn Gallery, Berkeley, CA; Published: Lauria and Birks, Ruth Duckworth: Modernist Sculptor, 2005, p. 140
Estimate: $6,500 - $8,500
Excellent condition. Area of rim appears to have been restored. A photograph of this very piece appears in an ad for a one-woman show in 1978 showing this very condition. We assume the restoration to have been done by the artist.