A Pair of Glazed Terracotta Vases with Peakocks. This outstanding pair of English Arts & Crafts glazed terracotta vases with peacocks was designed by Frederic Hurten Rhead for Wileman & Co.
And produced by them in the early 1900s. (18801942) was a ceramicist and a major figure in the Arts and Crafts movement. A native of England, he worked as a potter in the United States for most of his career. In addition to teaching pottery techniques, Rhead was highly influential in both, studio and commercial pottery. He worked for the Roseville Pottery, than established his own Rhead Pottery (19131917); and in 1935, he designed the highly successful Fiesta ware for Homer Laughlin China Company.Today, Frederick Rhead's work is displayed in all major art museums around the world. Please observe photos carefully, as they are a significant part of the description. Any potential defect shown in the photos, but not mentioned in the description will be considered as described. We guarantee the authenticity of all items to be as represented. Ashville Fine Arts Gallery specializes in a variety of fine art, antiques, jewelry, collectibles and rare finds. If you have not seen something that interests you or that you collect, please visit often and check our ever expanding inventory. We make a best effort to provide a fair and descriptive condition report. Please examine the photos attentively, as they are an integral part of item descriptions.
Domestic & International Customers are Welcome! All items are carefully packed and insured. The item "Frederic Rhead, A Pair of Arts & Crafts Terracotta Vases with Peacocks, Ca. 1900" is in sale since Thursday, May 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\Other American Pottery".
The seller is "ashvillegallery" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.