Oscar Rodriguez Mata Ortiz Mexico Mexican Pottery 4.5" x 4" Connected Vases/JarsAK008a
Rare Oscar Rodriguez Mata Ortiz Mexico Pottery 4.5" x 4" Connected Vases/Jars - Circa Late 1990s
Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of Mexican pottery with this exquisite set of connected vases/jars crafted by the renowned artist Oscar Rodriguez from Mata Ortiz. These stunning pieces showcase the perfect blend of tradition and innovation, capturing the essence of Mata Ortiz pottery's evolution over time. The intricate geometric patterns painted using natural pigments bring out the artist's mastery of design and technique.
Best I can determine from internet research is this connected vases/jars were expertly crafted by Oscar Rodriguez in the late 1990s, making them around 25 years old.
Technique: Hand-coiled, hand-painted
Materials: Local clay, natural pigments
Overall: 9" W x 4" T x 4" D
Each vase/jar: 4-1/4" W x 4" T x 4" D
Approx. Weight: 11.8 ozs
Sold as is. No warranty from the Seller. No Returns.
CONDITION NOTE: Used, but in overall very good vintage condition. This piece does not appear to have any chips, cracks, hairlines, crazing, or repairs that I can see or feel (see pictures). Since these are vintage pieces of art, they do come with natural imperfections that add to their character (zoom into photos to look for any imperfections). Does not come with any original boxes, packaging, or any related paperwork. Will be packed carefully and insured for safe shipping. See detailed (zoom-able) pictures to know what you are purchasing.
Short Biography of the Potter:
Oscar Rodriguez, a visionary artist hailing from Mata Ortiz, Mexico, has left an indelible mark on the world of pottery. Born in 1965, he embraced the traditional techniques of his forebears while infusing his creations with contemporary artistic sensibilities. Rodriguez's journey began in the early 1980s, under the tutelage of the iconic Juan Quezada. He quickly mastered the intricate coiling method and painting techniques that define Mata Ortiz pottery.
Oscar Rodriguez's works are celebrated for their intricate designs, often drawing inspiration from local flora, fauna, and geometric patterns. His creations have been exhibited in galleries and museums worldwide, showcasing the timeless beauty and cultural significance of Mata Ortiz pottery. With his distinct style and unwavering commitment to quality, Oscar Rodriguez continues to inspire both artists and collectors alike.
Capture a piece of history and artistic brilliance with these connected vases/jars, a testament to Oscar Rodriguez's legacy in the world of Mata Ortiz pottery.
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