Ancestral Spirit Vessel

1987
Willis "Bing" Davis (American, born about 1938)


Object Place: Dayton, Ohio

Dimensions

Overall: 76.2 x 31.8 x 31.8 cm (30 x 12 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.1810

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Stoneware

Signed

"BING DAVIS '87" incised at base

Provenance

1999, sold by the artist to John Axelrod, Boston; 2011, sold by Axelrod to the MFA. (Accession date: June 22, 2011)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection—Frank B. Bemis Fund, Charles H. Bayley Fund, and The Heritage Fund for a Diverse Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.