Born: Summerfield, Illinois 1921
Died: Claremont, California 2011
glazed stoneware 13 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. (34.3 x 33.7 cm) diam. Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Hermine and Lloyd Beck
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 53B
Luce Center Label
In the 1950s, when he first began working with Peter Voulkos at the Otis Art Institute, Paul Soldner was focused on creating functional vessels such as this pot. Here, the multiple glazes contrast with the natural beauty of the raw clay.
decorative arts - ceramic
Crafts - Clay
ceramic - stoneware
About Paul Soldner
Born: Summerfield, Illinois 1921 Died: Claremont, California 2011
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