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Feather plate

Native American (San Ildefonso)
1960
Maria Montoya Martinez (Poveka or Water Pond Lily) (Native American, 1887–1980), and Popovi Da (1923–1971)


Dimensions

Height x width: 1 11/16 x 11 1/2 in. (4.3 x 29.2 cm)

Accession Number

2011.1690

Medium or Technique

Blackware

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Pottery

Inscription

Sticker on front of plate: "5-6/06/2008 / 1575 / Pierre Berge & Ass."
Sticker on reverse of plate: "132"

Signed

On reverse: Maria / Popovi

Provenance

2003, sold by Mark Sublette, Medicine Man Gallery, Inc., Tucson, Arizona, and Santa Fe, NM to Hy Zaret (b. 1907 – d. 2007), Westport, CT; 2007, by inheritance to Shirley Zaret, Boston; June 5-6, 2008, Zaret collection sale, Pierre Berge, Brussels, lot 1575, unsold; 2011, gift of Shirley Zaret to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Hy and Shirley Zaret