LAURA ANDRESON (1902 - 1999)
Small vessel, oxblood drip glaze, Los Angeles, CA; Glazed earthenware; Signed; 3 1/2" x 4 1/2"; Provenance: Private collection, California
Sale Price: $875
Estimate: $900 - $1,200
1/4" bruise and short firing line to foot ring, deep crazing line to interior, all in the making. Otherwise excellent condition
California native Laura Andreson studied with F. Carlton Ball and Gertrud Natzler and would go on to found the ceramics department at the University of California, Los Angeles where she would teach until 1970. Her creative process was unique in that she began with glazes and then decided which forms would best suit them.