Blue Corn – 13″ Polychrome Plate with Stylized Eagle Dancers
This is a creative polychrome plate by Blue Corn. She is s certainly one of the most creative potters of her time with a varied used of clays and firing techniques to create her distinctive pottery. This is one of her large polychrome plates with four stylized eagle dancers as the design. In the center is a rain and cloud design and around the rim is a water pattern. Each pair of eagle dancers is simplified into a line drawing using black clay and showing them wing wings outstreached. It is visually striking with a bold and creative design. It is not often that we see a plate by Blue Corn with such complicated designs and in such a large size! It is polished on the back and it is signed in the clay, “Blue Corn”. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.