Yellow duck in profile with blue egg on its wing on dark background
Catalog #: 
11
Date: 
20th Century
Artist: 
Subject Matter: 
Bird

Medium: Terra Cotta
Edition
Size: 6 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.
Location
Donor: Donated by E.F. Lindquist; conservation and exhibition generously supported by Professor Emeritus H. Dee and Myrene Hoover.

About the Artwork

Thyssen's ceramic pieces embrace the tactile quality of clay. The texture reveals the careful working of the artist's hands to shape the tile while the subject matter and color palette ties the tile back to the earth from which they clay came.

Keywords: 
Representational, Animals, Bird, Ceramics

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