Chad

Italian, Milan
1983
Designed by Matteo Thun (Italian, born in 1952), Manufactured by Memphis (Italian (Milan))


Object Place: Milan, Italy

Dimensions

29 x 21 x 11 cm (11 7/16 x 8 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1999.173

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Lopsided egg-shaped white base. Disc with hole in center forms body, decorated with speckled pale pink design. Scalloped bracket attaches edge of disc to thick part of agg base. Spout emerges from semi-disc; similarly shaped lid (with protruding “tongue” inside to secure it).

Markings

Impressed mark THUN/PER/MEMPHIS (on the underside)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.