"American Modern" pitcher
designed 1937; made 1938–59
Manufactured by Steubenville Pottery Company (active 1879–1959)
Overall: 26.7 x 22.9 x 16.5 cm (10 1/2 x 9 x 6 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Whiteware with granite-gray glaze
The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)
Tall pitcher with rounded base,tapering slides to flaring, pinted spout opposite scroll handle.
Impressed mark on bottom: "Russel Wright [In script] / MADE FOR STEUBENVILLE / USA [in block letters]"
Purchased at Ebay auction by Brett Angell; to MFA, 2004, gift of Brett Angell.
Gift of Brett Angell in honor of Gerald W. R. Ward
Reproduced with permission.