Requires Photography

Bowl

about 1982
Maurice Heaton (1900–1990)


Object Place: Valley Cottage, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 4.1 x 22.9 x 22.9 cm (1 5/8 x 9 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

1990.233

Medium or Technique

Sheet glass; powdered enamels

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Glass

Shallow round bowl made of clear colorless glass. Powdered enamel adheared to bottom and scraped away to create a pattern of concentric circles in grey, white, and black, and a small red crescent at the center. Stripes are scraped away creating rays of clear glass.

Markings

Sgraffitoed in enamel "M. H."

Provenance

1990, given by Margret Craver Withers, Boston, Massachusetts, to the MFA(Accession date: March 28, 1990).

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers