LAURA ANDRESON (1902 - 1999)
Footed bowl with turquoise interior and small lobed tea bowl, Los Angeles, CA, 1938/77; Glazed earthenware and porcelain; Both signed and dated; 3" x 8 1/4", 3" x 4 3/4"; Provenance: Private collection, California
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Some dark scratches/stains to tea bowl. Light wear to interior of larger. Otherwise both in 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.