Modern Art & Design, Arts of the South
NC Folk Pottery, Billy Ray Hussey, Red Headed Lion
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Early wood-firing at Billy's own shop,1987, modeled in a recumbent position with reddish curly clay mane, raised on an oval platform base, inscribed on the underside "BH 4".
5.5 x 6.5 in.
From the collection of the late Mr. & Mrs. John D. Querry, Martinsburg, PA
Two firing stress lines to the platform base otherwise fine.