Textured studio vase with volcanic glaze by Ewen Henderson | Caligula: The Mario Tursi Photos


Textured studio vase with volcanic glaze by Ewen Henderson (British, 1934-2000)

  • Stoneware vessel with volcanic finish
  • Approximately 11 ⅛ x 7 ¼ x 2 ⅞ inches
  • England, c. 1975
  • This is a unique work.

This one-of-a-kind ceramic vase was presented as part of the Caligula: The Mario Tursi Photos exhibition on the 40th anniversary of the American release of Penthouse's Caligula. A selection of early Penthouse magazine images shot by founder Bob Guccione were exhibited alongside never-before-seen photographs from the set of Penthouse Films International's Caligula (1980), each available in extremely limited archival, hand-stamped editions honoring the 40th anniversary. The exhibition was displayed at the LA Art Show from February 5-8, 2020.