Chavarria, Denise – Red Bowl with Carved Avanyu
Denise Chavarria (b. 1959) is a daughter of noted potter Stella Chavarria and a granddaughter of Teresita Naranjo. Each piece is coil built, carved, stone polished, and traditionally fired. This bowl is carved with a water serpent (avanyu) encircling the piece. It is highly polished and fired a deep red coloration. It is signed on the bottom, “Denise Chavarria”.