Catalina Painted Plate Frances M. Graham

On March 10, 2018, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Catalina Island Pottery, Avalon, CA  1927-1937 This large Catalina plate has a hand-painted depiction of a Mexican man playing his guitar while seated on his horse. The artist, Frances Mae Graham, spent 10 years on the island and was a prolific painter.  14″ wide Excellent condition; signed ty = 1 $1200

Vintage Catalina Tumbler

On October 5, 2017, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Catalina Island Pottery, Avalon, CA  1927-1937 Bright yellow glazing covers this vintage Catalina tumbler.  Made with white clay. 4″ tall Great condition, signed Qty = 1  $40  

Catalina Vintage Saucers

On November 17, 2016, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Catalina Island Pottery, Avalon, CA  1927-1937 Vintage Catalina saucers have bright orange glossy glazing. 6″ wide Great condition; signed Qty = 5 left $20 each

Catalina Orange Plate

On November 17, 2016, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Catalina Island Pottery, Avalon, CA  1927-1937 Bright orange glaze has a glossy finish on this vintage dinner plate.  We also have a green one in this size. 9 1/4″ wide Great condition; signed Qty = 1 $40 

Catalina Spanish Tile

On March 30, 2016, in California Tiles, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Catalina Pottery, Avalon, CA  1927-1937 Vintage cuerda seca tile has a Spanish motif with glossy glazes.   Colors are yellow, black and brown on red clay. 6″ x 6″ x 1/2″ thick Excellent condition.   Signed, never set Qty = 1 $400 

Catalina Island Vintage Bowl

On July 17, 2015, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Catalina Pottery, Avalon, CA  1927-1937 This sturdy bowl has bright orange glazing and a flat bottom.   Will add color to any setting.  It does have some wear and scratches. 9″ wide x 4″ tall Good condition; signed.  Top edge wear; interior scratches. Qty = 1 $250

Catalina Island Pottery History

On November 21, 2012, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Catalina Island Pottery, Avalon, CA  1927-1939 Catalina Pottery is one of the most famous and much loved potteries in the U.S.  To dress up the island and attract tourism, William Wrigley Jr. built the plant and was determined to remake Avalon “a monument to the early beginnings of California.”  The tiled facades, patios, stairways, rooftops […]

Catalina Vintage Plate

On April 12, 2012, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Catalina Island Pottery, Avalon, Ca  1927-1937 Bright turquoise blue glazing covers this vintage plate by Catalina.  The glossy finish has crazing. 11 1/4″ wide Great condition; signed Qty = 1 $55

Catalina Vintage Bowl

On December 24, 2011, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Catalina Island Pottery, Avalon, CA  1927-1937 Two-handled antique bowl from Catalina, made with white clay.  Their dinner ware is treasured by collectors and novices alike, for its great glaze colors and for the character and variety of the pieces.  This is both decorative and functional, so why not use this to enhance any dining experience. […]

Antique Catalina Vase

On December 9, 2011, in Pottery, by rF7gxYP3iMZ2eqT9

Catalina Island Pottery, Avalon, CA  1927-1937 “Catalina is one of the most famous and much loved potteries in the United States”, according to Norman Karlson.  Here is a vintage, 2-handled vase with deep matte blue glaze on red clay.  We date this piece between 1927-1932; that is when white clay from the mainland had to […]