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Herbert Sanders (1909-1988; USA) - May 17, 2013 | Cowan's Auctions in OH
Herbert Sanders (1909-1988; USA) Crystalline Vessel 1967 Porcelain with complex crystalline glaze, Herbert Sanders was a long-time teacher at San Jose University where he established the ceramics department in the late 1930's. In 1958 Sanders had a Fulbright fellowship to Japan and then wrote "The World of Japanese Ceramics" (Kodansha, 1967). He also published a primer, "Glazes for Special Effects" (1974). Sanders is known for perfecting the crystalline glaze beyond any artist of his time.