Home Tableware & Barware | Vintage Neils Fredricksen California Studio Pottery Marbled Coffee Mugs- Set of 6 FU63615
This is a wonderful set of cups by renowned California Artist, Neils Fredricksen. The red clay is thick and hand-formed. The glaze is blue and rust layered like sand sculptures for a marbled effect. These cups are substantial and have the look and feel of early mid-century work. Dimensions3.5ʺW × 4.75ʺD × 3.5ʺHStylesContemporaryMid-Century ModernRusticPeriodMid 20th CenturyPlace of OriginUnited States of AmericaItem TypeVintage, Antique or Pre-ownedMaterialsCeramicConditionGood Condition, Original Condition Unaltered, Some ImperfectionsColorWhiteTear SheetCondition NotesExcellent condition. One as cracked and a different dye lot. All vintage items are gently used which adds to the …moreExcellent condition. One as cracked and a different dye lot. All vintage items are gently used which adds to the beauty of the item. You may expect tiny imperfections that belie its pre-owned condition. Any major flaws will be listed below. We invite you to review the accompanying high-resolution photos to reveal any tiny imperfections. less
Frederiksen was a student of Edith Heath and Marguerite Wildenhain. He attended UC Berkeley and worked in Nevada City and Greenwood, CA.
Artist bio: Niels Arthur Frederiksen (1917-2005)Painter, potter. Born on May 18, 1917. Frederiksen was active in San Francisco and Berkeley in the late 1930s and 1940s. He spent the latter part of his life in Foresthill (Placer County), CA, and died there on December 16, 2005. Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Measures 3.5 Diameter and 3.5 height. and holds 12 oz of fluid
Age Mid Centurfor