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Earth, Fire, Water, and the Potter

Category: Mural
Earth, Fire, Water, and the Potter


Earth, Fire, Water, and the Potter

Arthur Ames and Jean Ames, 1952

This large partially glazed terra cotta tile mural, was commissioned for an LA County Fair exhibition, and was later moved to its current location in the Mervado Village. While an impressive work of art, it is in need of some TLC. Jean Goodwin Ames was born in Santa Ana, California in 1903. She studied at the Chicago Art Institute and Pomona College, and earned a BE from UCLA and an MFA from USC. Her master’s thesis was a

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Medium type: Glazed Ceramic Tile

Date created: 1952


31952 Camino Capistrano , San Juan Capistrano, CA, 92675


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