"American Modern" pitcher

American
designed 1937; made 1938–59
Manufactured by Steubenville Pottery Company (active 1879–1959)


Object Place: Steubenville, Ohio

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 19.7 x 17.1 cm (10 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1153

Medium or Technique

Whiteware with Black Chutney glaze

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Inscription

stamped into base in script: "Russel / Wright / [illegible]"

Provenance

Purchased by Brett Angell on eBay, 2006; gift to MFA, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.