ceramic

1925-1930

Glazed earthenware tile contains the image of a building thought to be based on the California Mission San Antonio. The building contains an entrance with a peaked roof flanked by towers. An...

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tile

glazed

buff earthenware, wiped to give antiqued effect, high relief molded, with individual modeling additions

c. 1927

Press molded fired clay colored with pigmented slip

1925-1930

Glazed earthenware tile contains the image of a building thought to be based on the California Mission San Antonio. The building contains an entrance with a peaked roof and a tower with a red...

Tile (Landscape with Tower)
early 20th century

Glazed ceramic tile contains the image of a tower. A leafy tree appears on the left side of the tile with its branches filling the upper section of the composition.

Rock Cup
c.1964

Handbook selection, 1984.

20th century

Round porcelain jar with a pointed lid; decorated with blue and brown crystaline glaze.

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c. 1960s

Glazed stoneware casserole dish. The sides of the dish are slightly concave and decorated with a pattern of alternating light and dark ovals against a cream background. A blue dome lid fits on...

1938
c.1912

Earthenware bowl with raised linear lily design; tan and white glazes; l'art nouveau decoration on textured matt brown ground.

1912

Thrown earthenware with slip-trailed leaf design with mat glazes in green, blue and tan.

circa 1952-1953

This is a wheel thrown gas fired stoneware bottle with a drawing of a stylized bull on one side. The bottle was decorated using a sgraffito technique, iron oxide/slip, and glaze. The overall...

c. 1955

This is a wheel-thrown stoneware bowl. The exterior is glazed blue and decorated with a light-colored circular motif while the interior is glazed dark brown.

1902-1909

Ovoid vasiform with short collar neck; carved with low relief eucalyptus leaves all over, smoothly burnished.

1902-1909

This is a stained and burnished covered bowl. Both the bowl and the lid are decorated with a carved swimming shark motif. The overall shape is round and squat, and the lid has a knob shaped...

Pink Lady
1973

This is a standing female figure. She is wearing yellow shorts and bra with blue stars and has a monkey in her right arm. Her body is pink, her nails red and she is wearing white thongs or flip-...

1941

Johnson was close friend of John Magnani, who was in charge of WPA ceramics in S.F. Item undoubtedly made in Magnani workshop as Johnson lived in an apartment behind the studio (1414 Grant Ave.,...

1920-1936

Flat square ceramic tile glazed in shades of green, blue, and yellow. The surface of the tile has a geometric and floral design with a dark green scalloped outer border. Four dark blue flowers...

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