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Jade Snow Wong: A retrospective: July 23

jade snow wong pottery

This modernist piece has a biomorphic shape. She also received a Silver Medal for craftsmanship from Mademoiselle magazine. Wong recalled in a 2002 interview with Asian Week magazine. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Educated at San Francisco Junior College A.

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jade snow wong pottery

Please excuse the glare in the photos. Collector's Encyclopedia of Metlox Potteries: Identification and Values, Second Edition. From Mills College in 1976. Many can even identify with having to prove themselves in the eyes of a male-oriented culture. Purkiss was known for low-fired pottery which was decorated with crackle glazes.

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jade snow wong pottery

More widely known as a writer Fifth Chinese Daughter was written in 1950 and is considered a pioneering work of asian - american literature , Wong also won tremendous acclaim as a ceramics artist. Wong's pottery was later displayed in art museums across the United States. And international government regulations prohibit such behavior. She also holds an honorary doctorate of humane letters from Mills College. The period around saw the greatest growth for the U. But she was also respectful of her culture.

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RARE EARLY SIGNED Jade Snow Wong Ceramic Art Pottery Vase Mid Century Turquoise

jade snow wong pottery

Copper shows expected wear from age. Jade Snow Wong was born in San Francisco and brought up in a family that maintained traditional Chinese customs. These are truly some fine examples of Wong's enamelware work. Pacific Pottery, Tableware from the 1920s, '30s, and '40s. Wong's work has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco; Museum of Modern Art, New York; and Collection of Fine Arts at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, D.


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RARE EARLY SIGNED Jade Snow Wong Ceramic Art Pottery Vase Mid Century Turquoise

jade snow wong pottery

Purkiss is listed in the Vasefinder online museum. State Department , which sent her on a four-month speaking tour of Asia in 1953. Wong died on March 16, 2006 at the age of 84. This would be a fine addition to a collection of vintage American studio ceramics. Individual computers may display colors differently. She uses the first person only after having narrated the death of her father. First published in 1950 and still in print in the 1990s, this third-person autobiography was one of the first books published by a Chinese American woman in the.

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Jade Snow Wong: A retrospective: July 23

jade snow wong pottery

The ceramic industry grew as the demand increased. This would be a wonderful addition to a studio ceramics collection. Wong leaves another son, Lance; two daughters, Tyi and Ellora; and four grandchildren. With no money to rent a studio, she persuaded a Grant Avenue merchant to let her work on her pottery wheel in the front window of her store, much to the dismay of her family and the derision of many passers-by. Story published post internment, looking back to and hoping for peace of earlier era. New York: Abbeville Publishing Group. In Chinatown, many first-generation immigrants laughed in her face, unable to provide legitimacy to her art.

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California pottery

jade snow wong pottery

When she began to sell her work in a shop in , it quickly found popularity. In addition, she has continued to honor her Chinese background as a member of the advisory councils for the China Institute of and as a director of the Chinese Culture Center from 1978 to 1981. She was a painter and a printmaker, in addition to being a potter. Vintage Myrton Purkiss Studio Pottery Bowl Description and Item Information Up for sale is this vintage studio art pottery bowl by the listed California artist, Myrton Purkiss. Arts and Crafts Movement in California, The: Living the Good Life. State U of New York, Binghamton, 1996.

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jade snow wong pottery

California Design 76, A Bicentennial Celebration. See more ideas about Jade, Brass and Copper. Condition The bowl looks very good overall, with light wear, and no chips or cracks. Payments must be received within three days of the end of the listing, unless prior arrangements have been made. This item can be shipped to United States.


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