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Lot 230Betty Woodman Glazed Earthenware Pillow Pitcher
1981
Signed WOODMAN. Height 19 inches, width 25 inches.
Provenance:
Hadler Rodriguez Galleries, New York, New York, May 4, 1982.



Sold for $15,000
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Appears to be in generally good condition; no apparent hairline cracks, rim chips, nicks, etc.; there is a firing separation line to the earthenware body, apparently in the making, approximately three inches in length, located on the right facing side of the body below the downturned pinched corner; there are some pinhead size burst glaze bubbles on the surface in various areas, in the making, and not of any great consequence; there are scattered raised tiny bumps (granular to the touch) at the surface, below the glaze, in the making, and not of any great consequence; pooling of the glaze partly obscures the impressed WOODMAN stamp mark that appears on the reverse side beneath the strap handle; the strap handle is not truly symmetrical; one side is slightly higher than the opposite side so it now appears to lean slightly to one side; sits nice and straight upon a table surface; not blacklighted


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.





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