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Scott Schleh

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BIOGRAPHY

Scott Schleh is known for earthenware ceramic sculptures. Typical subject are cars, taxis, planes, etc. Decorative techniques include underglaze bright, cartoonish colors.

While most of Schleh’s pieces were stand alone, there are also examples of diorama-like work, such as: Airport (1983) depicting a bustling airport; and Burger Heaven (1984), a scene of a hamburger drive-in.

 

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AMOCA American Museum of Ceramic ArtAMOCA American Museum of Ceramic Art

 

Typical Marks

“S. Schleh” inscribed

1985
New York City Taxi Cab Sculpture
Date: 1985
Form: Sculpture
Materials: Earthenware
Method: Hand Built
Dimensions: H. 10.67 x W. 0.25 x D. 12.4 inches
Surface Technique: Glaze
American Museum of Ceramic Art 2004.2.254, gift of the American Ceramic Society
Photo: TMP
American Museum of Ceramic Art 2004.2.254, gift of the American Ceramic Society
Photo: TMP
Photo: TMP

Citation: Beul, Jasmine. "The Marks Project." Last modified October 17, 2022. http://www.themarksproject.org:443/marks/schleh