"American Modern" pitcher

designed 1937; made 1950–56
Designed by Russel Wright (American, 1904–1976), 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

2007.428

Medium or Technique

Whiteware with cedar green glaze

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Inscription

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

Provenance

Purchased by donor on eBay

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.