Van Briggle Tall 10" vase in Ming Blue from the Late 20th Century




Beautiful Van Briggle 10" tall vase in ming blue.

Circa 1970 - Present.

On the base is the Van Briggle logo, Van Briggle, Colo Spgs., HVM, which is the finishers initials done in a beige clay bottom with a covering of shellac. Also you will see incised roman numerals, which were done for this period.

The vase measures 10" tall, the opening measures 3" and the base is 4 1/2".
Features beautiful lilies and lily leaf design around with a gorgeous ming blue glaze finish.

In 1970, the clay color was changted from a white a light tan or beige color. During this period undersides usually had a shiny appearance, which was usually done with a coating of shellac. The etcher or finisher numbers were no longer appearing, but inidividual etcher initials were used. You may also find ink marks, as well as small incised roman numerals, both marks having some relation to the manufacturing process. Information credited to The Collector's Encyclopedia of Van Briggle Art Pottery written by Richard Sasicki & Josie Fania.

Artus Van Briggle was born in 1869 and passed away from tuberculosis at a very young age in 1904. He was an American artist of Dutch descent and was world renown in Europe as a painter and received highest honors for his works. In 1899 he left Rookwood where he was a celebrated artist and in 1901 he opened Van Briggle. He created and perfected satin matte glazes in beautiful colors, ie:matte blue glaze. His media consisted of earth clays, feldspars, oxides and the orange flames from a kiln. His creations were that of beauty, elegance and nature blended into one. His works are still highly collectible and are widely sought after by collectors.

The vase is in excellent condition with no chips, hairlines or cracks, kiln effects and normal wear due to age and use.

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Van Briggle Tall 10" vase in Ming Blue from the Late 20th Century

Van Briggle Tall 10" vase in Ming Blue from the Late 20th Century
Van Briggle Tall 10" vase in Ming Blue from the Late 20th Century
Price: $285.00

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