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Eva Zeisel, an extremely rare Iridescent Red Rocking Fishtail Nut Dish, Riverside Ceramics, Riverside, California, 1947. Porcelain. Length: 4 3/4 in. (14.5 cm); height at nose 1 5/8 in. (4 cm). 1620-189
Provenance: Purchased by California landscape architect Dorothy Dunbar from the factory in 1947; acquired from Dunbar's descendants.
Exhibited: San Francisco, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 5 May 2003; San Francisco, Limn Furnishings, 7 May 2003; Sunnyside Neighborhood Association, "Collection of Pat Moore and Dr. Gene L. Grobman," 18-19 October 2014.
On this line, see Jim Drobka, "Riverside Ceramic Company," in Eva Zeisel: Life, Design, and Beauty, 2013, pp. 80-83.


Overall very good condition; tiny inherent glaze flaws to the tip of the “fins.”

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Eva Zeisel, Rare Riverside Rocking Fishtail Bowl

Estimate $300 - $800Oct 12, 2017