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Lois Mailou Jones (1905-1998) at Howard University
deeply carved earthenware tile with dogwood blossom

Sale No: 2001, Lot No: 927

Lois Mailou Jones (1905-1998) at Howard University
deeply carved earthenware tile with dogwood blossom
Washington, District of Columbia, 1934
high glazed ceramic
incised “Lois M. Jones 1934”
together with a tile carved with a swan by an unidentified student, signed “F.P.L”
4″sq

Literature:
Forster, Ken C., Alternative American Ceramics, 1870-1955, Schiffer, 2010, p. 127

Catalog Note:
Lois Mailou Jones studied sculpture, ceramics and design at Howard while also teaching there on a full-time basis.

Sold for: $700