18th Nov, 2022 11:00 EST

Modern and Contemporary Craft: Selections from the Robert L. Pfannebecker Collection

 
  Lot 2
 

2

John Fassbinder (American, 1931-2014)
Stoneware Slab Bottle Vase, USA, circa 1958

Glazed stoneware
Signed to underside: "Fassbinder"

H: 16, W: 11 3/4, D: 6 in.

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist
Property from the Robert L. Pfannebecker Collection

Sold for $409
Estimated at $400 - $600


 

Glazed stoneware
Signed to underside: "Fassbinder"

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist
Property from the Robert L. Pfannebecker Collection

Artist Biography

An American ceramicist known for his wide range of wheel-thrown decorative and functional ware, John Fassbinder was a fixture of the studio ceramics movement in California and the Pacific Northwest.. He received his B.A. from the University of Washington, Seattle, and his M.F.A. from Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, California. Among his many academic positions, Fassbinder taught at Chouinard Art School in Los Angeles and later at Pomona College, where he taught for 11 years. His work has been exhibited at the Museum of Arts and Design, New York; The Seattle Art Museum; The Los Angeles County Museum or Art; and the Pasadena Art Museum. Among the institutional holdings of his work are pieces in the Claremont Museum of Art, Claremont, California and the American Museum of Ceramic Art, Pomona, California.

Images *

Drag and drop .jpg images here to upload, or click here to select images.