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G.O. Denmark – Herluf Gottschalck-Olsen

Herluf Gottschalck-Olsen, Denmark

It took a while to identify this Danish Studio potter – but as I have found in the past, things reveal their secrets eventually. With help from Maike of “DanishMood” on Etsy I was able to identify the maker of the wonderful stoneware piece pictured below.

Herluf Gottschalck-Olsen Studio Pottery Bowl

Herluf Gottschalck-Olsen Studio Pottery Bowl

Herluf Gottschalck-Olsen Studio Pottery Bowl

Herluf Gottschalck-Olsen Studio Pottery Bowl – Top View

I think that work by accomplished and experienced potters always stands out from the rest – and this is no exception with its rustic but refined charm, expert use of glaze, pattern, motif and skilled wheel throwing. It has a cream colours, brushed underglaze, with a deep turquoise overglaze – and the pattern as been drawn in the overglaze to reveal the colour beneath.

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