Blue Corn (1921 - 1999)
WOW! This is a striking large plate by Blue Corn. She is s certainly one of the most creative potters of her time with a varied use of clays and firing techniques to create her distinctive pottery. The plate is fully polished on the front and the back. It is a large piece and painted around the rim is her classic avanyu (water serpent) accompanied by rainclouds. In the center are four clouds painted in a step design. The plate was fired to a silvery black coloration. It is signed in the clay, “Blue Corn”. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.