Artist Media Series
Denny Gutierrez was known for his faceted melon bowls. However, he also created exceptional painted vessels. This is one of his distinctive redware pieces. The bowl has a round shape and it is fully polished. It is painted with 49 feathers. Note how they are at a slight angle. The piece was fired a strong red coloration. The symmetry of the jar and precision of the painting is exceptional The jar is from 1986. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair. It is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Denny Gutierrez”.