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Lana Kessler (American, 20th-21st Century)
5/6/2016 - Modern Art: Live Salesroom Auction
Raku Vessel
signed on underside
ca 2001 
ht. 7, dia. 8.75 in. 

Lana Kessler is a Brooklyn born ceramic artist, who still works in Monmouth County, New Jersey.  She has received numerous regional awards for her raku fired works.


Condition:  
Crazing and hairline cracks are original to the work and created in the firing process.

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