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Emily Carr

Emily Carr

Emily Carr
February 2017 - 2nd Session Online auction

Lot # 119

Emily Carr
BCSFA CGP 1871 - 1945 Canadian

Klee Wyck ceramics: 5 dishes, 4 cups and 3 small weights with holes
ceramic sculptures

Private Collection, Vancouver

This lot includes 12 individual pieces of various sizes, ranging from 1 x 3 x 3" to 1 1/2 x 1 x 1/2".

Each dish and cup is signed "Klee Wyck".

Also included with this lot is an accompanying blue blox measuring 5 3/4 x 14 1/4 x 9 7/8 with a laminated excerpt from Carr's autobiography Growing Pains, including the below quote from Carr:

"I tried in every way to augment my income. Small fruit, hens, rabbits, dogs - pottery. With the help of the chimney sweep I built a brick kiln in my back yard, firing my own pots. The kiln was a crude thing, no drafts, no dampers, no thermometer - one door for all purposes…"

Estimate: $2,000 ~ $3,000 CAD

Sold For: $1,250.00 CAD (including buyer's premium)

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