Gladding McBean Crane Motif set of tiles CA415

16 Gladding McBean tiles make up this Japanese influenced arts and crafts crane design. One cracked tile mended. Call for pricing. Gladding, McBean, LLC is a ceramics company located in Lincoln, California. It is one of the oldest companies in California, a pioneer in ceramics technology, and a company which has "contributed immeasurably" to the state's industrialization. During the heyday of architectural terra ...

William Manker Pottery Vase 1935-39 CA412 SOLD

Unusual shape. In the deco/moderne style. A clear turquoise and aubergine glaze so characteristic of Manker's work. SOLD William Manker Pottery William Manker, fresh out of design school, began his ceramics career with Batchelder-Wilson Tile Company in 1926. In 1932 he opened his own Pasadena studio and quickly attracted a following. As the business prospered larger facilities were found ...

Batchelder Lidded Jar Rare CA407

Really fine Batchelder lidded jar circa 1931-37. Ernest Batchelder, though best known for his unsurpassed tile work, also created other ceramic pieces of which this a very rare and  elegant example. Price on request. Ernest A. Batchelder (1875–1957) was an artist and educator who made Southern California his home in the early 20th century. He is famous as a ...