Warren MacKenzie (American, 1924-2018). Group of studio pottery ceramics including one bowl and one plate. Glazed stoneware, each with MacKenzie's iconic brown streaks throughout. Each marked along the footrim.
Warren MacKenzie was a renowned Minnesota studio potter. A student of Bernard Leach and Shoji Hamada, he is credited with bringing the functional Mingei tradition to the United States, and spreading it through his own art and mentorship of students during his long tenure at the University of Minnesota.Bowl; height: 3 in x diameter: 4 3/4 in. Plate; diameter: 7 3/4 in.
No visible chips, cracks, or losses. No visible sign of restoration under UV light. Original firing and glazing flaws. The orange plate has very light crazing started to form along the upperside. Very light wear along both of the footrim consistent with age and use.
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