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Hans Coper (1920-1981) Early Vessel, circa 1953

Forthcoming Auction

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Contemporary Ceramics

14 - 17 November 2016

We are pleased to present the latest Maak Contemporary Ceramics auction with over 260 lots of studio ceramics by the leading names. The auction is now viewing online and bidding will open on Monday 14 November, with bidding concluding from 10am on Thursday 17 November. Please contact us for any enquiries or assistance in registering for the auction.

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Who are Maak?

Maak are the market leading auction specialists in studio ceramics presenting regular contemporary ceramic auctions dedicated to the foremost international ceramic art of the 20th and 21st century. Established by Marijke Varrall-Jones, Maak also offer comprehensive services as ceramic art consultants to both private collectors and institutions based on many years of market experience at the highest level and a shared enthusiasm for this specialist field.

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Featured Artist

Monumental Bowl, 2006 'Deep Gypsy Bowl', 2006 Dark Red Bowl, 2006

Alan Caiger-Smith

(British, b.1930)

There are currently a number of spectacular works available for sale from Caiger-Smith's last ever firing before his retirement in 2006.

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Our News

Maak Valuation Day in Suffolk

14 September 2016 at J&J Rawlin's exhibition 'Compass Points'

We would like to extend an invitation to J&J Rawlin's 'Compass Points: Contemporary Ceramics from the Four Corners of England', their second selling exhibition of Contemporary Ceramics in Aldeburgh, Suffolk as part of the High Tide Festival.

Marijke will be in attendance on Wednesday 14th September, holding a 'Valuation and Consignment Day', offering a free valuation service. 

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Bernard Leach: Drawings at The Cambridge Book and Print Gallery

April 19 - 30 Oxford | May 3 - 14 Cambridge

The Cambridge Book and Print Gallery will be presenting an exhibition of previously unseen drawings by celebrated potter and founder of the Leach Pottery in St Ives, Cornwall, Bernard Leach at their Oxford and Cambridge Galleries. Maak will be previewing a selection of pots by Bernard Leach and Leach Potters at the Oxford reception on Friday 22 April.

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Marijke Varrall-Jones in Ceramic Review's Auction Eye

4 April 2016

2015 was an exciting year for ceramics at auction. In the latest edition of Ceramic Review Marijke Varrall-Jones reviews Maak highlights from the past year.

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