Rare Gertrude Rupel-wall Walrich Trinket Box, California Studio Ceramics, Mint
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Rare Gertrude Rupel-wall Walrich Trinket Box, California Studio Ceramics, Mint:
GERTRUDE RUPEL-WALL WALRICH TRINKET BOX, CALIFORNIA POTTERY! Rare California Pottery trinket box by Gertrude Rupel-Wall. This beautiful little box is charmingly paintedand glazed in tan, black and off-white. Normal kiln crazing. Hand incised on the bottom "GRWall".A truly lovely piece to add to your collection. APPROXIMATE DIMENSIONS: HEIGHT: 2.5 inches with lid1 & 7/8 inches without lidWidth: 2 & 7/8 Square
CONDITION: Mint condition, no flakes, chips, cracks or repairs. The piece does have fine overallkiln crazing (please refer to photos) which should not be considered a flaw.
ABOUT GERTRUDE RUPEL-WALL:
Born in Greenville, OH on Feb. 9, 1881. Gertrude Rupel was a student at the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts and Herron Art Institute in Indianapolis. In 1922 she and her husband, James Wall, established the Walrich Pottery Company where they produced glass tiles and vases until the Depression when production ceased. She was a resident of Berkeley and on the faculty at UC Extension in 1938. Mrs. Wall died in San Mateo County, CA on July 3, 1971. Member: American Ceramic Society; Marin Art Society; SF Women Artists; Bay Region AA. Exh: SFAA, 1916; SF Women Artists, 1938; Oakland Art Gallery, 1944 (solo); De Young Museum, 1945 (solo)expected within 3 days of sale's end unless alternate arrangements have been made in advance.SHIPPING:
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