Michael Comey "EAT" R. Crumb Style Cube Form Architectural Porcelain Teapot,
Michael Comey "EAT" R. Crumb Style Cube Form Architectural Porcelain Teapot, painted in the style of R. Crumb, with cartoon-like figures, one of whose raised arms creates the branches of a slender tree issuing leaves. The teapot made of three stacks of cubes, with a slender yellow handle.
Marked CORNEY in a vertical line to the underside.
10 1/2" H., 7 1/4" W. x 2 1/4" D.
Excellent, undamaged condition.
Provenance: From an important New York City collection. Comey went to Cal State Fullerton and Cranbrook. He has taught at UNM, Santa Fe, Grossmont College in El Cajon, Mira Costa College.
Comey's work is represented in the Boise Art Museum, Boise, Idaho
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, California
Racine Art Museum, Racine, Wisconsin