Tafoya, Jennifer – Seedpot with Eagle and Trout (2011)

2"w x 2.5"h

$ 975.00

This is an intricately designed seedpot by Jennifer Tafoya.  She is known for her clay vessels and also her amazing animal figures!  This seedpot is fully polished and fully designed.  There are seven trout on one side of the piece.  They are all etched in various positions and there are both Brown Trout and Rainbow Trout.  On the opposite is a large eagle head.  It is etched against a highly polished black background.  Note the detail in the eagle around the eyes and neck!  Amazing. There is a lot of intricate detail work on this piece.  All the various colors are derived from natural clay slips.  Jennifer continues to be one of the leading innovative potters working today!  The piece is signed on the bottom in the clay, “Jennifer & Mike Moquino”.  It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair.