Bowl

American
about 1950
Maija Grotell (American, born in Finland, 1899–1973)


Object Place: Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 18.1 x 33.3 x 33.7 cm (7 1/8 x 13 1/8 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1990.615

Medium or Technique

Glazed stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Stoneware

Flaring lip bowl with mottled blue and green glaze with raised white decoration. Rim is cream while rim of base is orange-brown.

Signed

Signed on base: "mg"

Markings

Printed paper label from Detroit Institute of Art "2 / Price: N.F.S [handwritten] / Name of Artist-Craftsman: M. GROTELL [handwritten] / DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS"

Provenance

The artist; to Margueritte E. Kimball by 1990, inherited from her mother; to MFA, 1990, gift of Margueritte E. Kimball.

Credit Line

Gift of Margueritte E. Kimball