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Very Rare NICODEMUS POTTERY Bald Eagle Circa 1970


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    Very rare sculpture by Nicodemus Pottery circa 1970 takes the form of a bald eagle. Sitting on a stump on a black square base, this eagle has commanding wings and a striking, hooked beak. 

    About the Artist:
    Chester Nicodemus (1901-1990)
    was a Columbus, Ohio potter, sculptor, and teacher known for his small clay birds, as well as other wildlife, teapots and pitchers. His pieces are recognizable as being produced with variously colored translucent glazes, which enhanced the redness of the high iron content of Ohio clay to create a russet brown undertone.

    Nicodemus earned a degree from Cleveland Art School and then went on to teach at Dayton Art School and Wittenberg college. In 1932, he became dean at the Columbus College of Art and Design and later taught at Ohio State University and served as president of the Columbus Art League. All of Nicodemus' molds and glazes were destroyed upon his death at his request.


    This item is available for free 30 mile local delivery from March-19-April 2nd

    This sculpture is one of hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our location in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.



    KK  226206

  • Product condition

    Great condition.

  • Product Size

    5.75"W x 3.5"D x 10.5"H