Later Ceramics

Johnny Rolf

 
 

"Voyage" 2006, h. 22 cm. l. 38.5 cm.
(Coll. Gemeente museum, the Hague)

Sailing along, letting go...quo vadis?

 
 

detail "Voyage" 2006,

 
 

"Landscape" 2005, h. 31 cm, l. 24 cm.
(€ 1100.-)

A woman with her dog, in a big, empty land....waiting?

 
 

"Landscape" 2005, other side

 
 

"Column" 2006, h. 44 cm,
(Coll. Hetjens Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany)

 
 

"Statue" 2006, h. 36,5 cm.
(€ 950.-)

 
 

Mask "Desert dweller" 2006. H. 34 cm. W.16 cm.
(Private coll.)

 
 

"Wise man" 2006, h. 60 cm.
(Coll. Gemeentemuseum, the Hague)

 
 
 

"Yemeni women" 2006, h. 40 cm.
(€ 2500.-)

 
 
 

Details

 
 

"Seven dance" 2006, eight pieces.
Height of each dancer around 18 cm.
( group € 2800.-)

 
 

"Trouw", 2005; H. 46 cm.
(Coll. Grassi Museum, Leipzig, D.)

 
 

Detail, "Trouw", 2005; H. 46 cm.

 
 

"Homage to the small farmer" 2005,
3 pieces (€ 4000.-)

 
 

"Farmer's wife", h. 44 cm.

"Farmer's child", h.. 33 cm.

"Farmer" h. 49 cm.

 
     

"Stray Bird" 2004, h. 49.7 cm.
(Coll. Museum für Angewandte Kunst "MAK", Gera, Germany)

 
 

Detail "Stray Bird"

 
 

"Jour de Fête" 2004, h. 47 cm.
(€ 1500.-)

 
 

"Totem-bears" 2004, h. 45.5 cm.
(€ 1500.-)

 
 

"Bird herd" 2004, h. 47 cm.
(€ 1500.-)

 
 

"Sanctuary" 2004, h. 50 cm.
(€ 1500.-)

 
 

"Hunting" 2004, w. 26 cm.
(€ 1200.-)

 
 

Mask "Rainmaker" 2004, h. 36.5 cm.
(€ 1750.-)

 
 

Square pot "People" 2004, h. 23.5 cm.
(€ 1350.-)

 
 

Lantern "Mosaic" 2004, h. 33 cm.
(Private coll.)

 
 

"Shoowa - Woman" 2003, h. 42 cm, w. 29.5 cm.
(€ 1400.-)

The Congolese Shoowa weavings, made of raffia, I greatly admire. They inspired me here.
Soon after I recognised the very colours and mood of this piece in South Africa.

 
 

"Tibetan Horse" 2003, h. 41 cm, w. 28 cm.
(€ 1650.-)

Tibetan monks fold from paper small horses, which they then throw deep down in the valley.
It is believed that these horses will guide the faithful to the monastery.

 
 
 

"Mosaic" 3. 2003, h. 37 cm, w. 33.5 cm,
(Private coll.)

 
     

"Mosaic" 2. 2003, h. l5.5 cm, w. 29 cm.
(€ 1500.-)

 
 

"Mosaic" 1. 2003, h. 25.5 cm, w. 50.5 cm, d. 29 cm.
(€ 1650.-)

 
 

Pot "People", 2002, h. 37.5 cm.
(€ 1500.-)

 
 

Pot "Mosaic", 2002, h. 35.5 cm.
(€ 1400.-)

 
   

Pot "Mosaic", 2002, w. 32 cm.
(Private coll.)

 
 

Mask "Totem" 2002, h. 46 cm, w. 21 cm, d. 16 cm.
(€ 1400.-)

 
 

"In the forest" 2002, h. 40 cm, w. 23.5 cm, d. 17 cm.
(Private coll.)

 
 

"Couple" 2001, h. 51.5 cm, w. 22 cm.
(€ 1800.-)

 
 

  "Bird Rider" 2001, h. 46.5 cm, w. 46 cm.
(€ 1600.-)

Riding over the treetops... 
   
   

Detail "Bird Rider"

 
 

Signature "Bird Rider"

 
 

"Aphrodite" 2001, h. 23.5 cm.
(€ 850.-)

 
 

"Envoy" 2001, h. 28 cm.
(€ 1000.-)

 
   

Detail "Priestess"

 
 

"Mountain Bowl" 2000, w. 20 cm.
(€ 650.-)

A bowl in a landscape, a monument.

 
 

Bowl "Bird" 2000, w. 21.5 cm.
(Private coll.)

For a long time I wanted to make a series of bowls that are
more than just bowls. This is one of them.

 
 

"City" 1999, w. 4.5 cm.
(€ 1500.-)

 
 

"Mountain Village" 1999, h. 54 cm.
(Coll. Gemeentemuseum, the Hague)

 
 

Detail "Mountain Village"

 
 

"Wise Bird" 1999, l. 48 cm,
(Coll. Hetjens Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany)

Cyclus: small birds that in time will become wise birds.

 
 

 

Detail "Wise Bird"

 

 

"House" 1999, w. 39 cm
(€ 1300.-)

 
 

"Portrait" 1998, h. 28 cm.
(Private coll.)

A remembrance portrait, on the other side a
drawing of a weeping willow.

 
 

"Shibam",1998; h. 49.5 cm.
(Coll. Grassi Museum, Leipzig, G.)

 
 

"Without title", 1997; h. 29 cm.
(Coll. Gemeentemuseum, the Hague)

 
 
 

"Selene" 1997, h. 63 cm.
(Coll. Grassi Museum, Leipzig, G.)

Selene, the moon goddess who at night descends to earth to spy on a beautiful young man.

     
     
 

"Woman" 1997, h.36.5 cm.
(€ 1500.-)

     
     

"Fair bather" 1996, h. 36.5 cm, d. 10 cm.
(Private coll.)

On the back a landscape and the engraved text:
"Ik zag Phylis onder de groene linde..." ( "I saw Phylis under the green linden tree...")

 
 

"Polar Bear" 1996, w. 28 cm
(Private coll.)

 

How I envy the relaxed grace of a polar bear swimming...

 
     
     

"Highlands" 1995, w. 48.5 cm, one side.
(€ 1300.-)

 
 

"Highlands" 1995, the other side.

 
 
 

"Family" 1993, h. 48.5 cm, two sides,
(Coll. Hetjens Museum, Düsseldorf, Germany)

 
     

"Together" 1995, h. 43.5 cm.
(Private coll.)

Two people, so different, yet close.

 

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