Blue Corn – Polychrome Bowl with Corn and Cloud Designs (1981)
6.75"w x 5.5"h
This is a classic polychrome bowl by Blue Corn. Blue Corn began by making black-on-black pottery but it is her polychrome potter for which she is the most famous. This bowl is polished with a white clay slip and then painted. The has a cloud and rain design around the neck. The sides are fully painted with a checkerboard corn design. It is separated by large rain and lightning designs. The main designs are painted black with the highlighted areas are a tan clay color. The bowl was traditionally fired. It is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Blue Corn”. There is a date of 1981. It is in very gohttps://kinggalleries.com/blue-corn-color-all-around/od condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.