Blue Corn – Red Jar with Feather Design (1970s)
3.75"w x 4.5"h
Blue Corn is 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 traditional jars that is polished red and painted with a feather design around the shoulder. The feathers are a classic pattern in San Ildefonso pottery. The jar was traditionally fired and is a striking coloraiotn. It is signed in the clay on the bottom, “Blue Corn”. The jar is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.