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Sunday, December 2, 2018 at 10:00 AM CDT

Tradition & Innovation

Sale 5000 Lot 34

Teco, Fritz Albert (1865-1940), designer
Calla Lily vase, #141
Chicago, Illinois
matte green glazed ceramic
two impressed signatures
6 1/2"sq x 17"h

Provenance:
Property from an Important Chicago Collector

Literature:
A similar example is illustrated in Darling, Sharon S., Teco: Art Pottery of the Prairie School, Erie, PA, 1989, p. 105

Catalog Note:
This form is considered among the finest of Teco's organic designs. The beautiful glaze and crispness of the mold create a wonderful example of the best in American art pottery.

Estimate $50,000-70,000

Sold for $93,750