Tafoya, Jennifer (Moquino) – Plate with Peacock Bass
Jennifer Tafoya is known for her clay vessels and also her amazing animal figures! This is a piece of her pottery from around 2004-5. It has a central medallion with a large Peacock Bass and there are eight additional bass around the edge of the plate. They are each incised into the clay. The rim has geometric water designs. All the various colors are derived from natural clay slips. It is signed on the back in the clay. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or repair.