David Cressey Phoenix-1 Planter in Purple Glaze for Architectural Pottery
Designed by David Cressey in 1963 as part of the Pro/Artisan stoneware collection for Architectural Pottery, the slip cast Phoenix planter has a bowl shape with an allover geometric relief. This example has an eggplant purple glaze with a glossy finish, emphasizing the dynamic quality of the surface motif.
The Phoenix-1 variant has a slight squatter design, with a diameter of 24.5 and a height of 20”
Excellent vintage condition; a single clean drainage hole has been drilled.