Artist Media Series
Margaret Lou Gutierrez was a daughter of noted potters Tonita & Juan Roybal. She began making pottery in the 1970s. This bowl is very highly polished and has a sharp shoulder and sloping side. The piece is painted with a mesa, cloud, and rain design. It’s a complex pattern painted on a highly polished surface. The bowl is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair. It is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Margaret Lou Gutierrez”.