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Plate

Karl Drerup (American, born in Germany, 1904–2000)


Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 8.1 cm (1/2 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1990.225

Medium or Technique

Silver, enamel

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Enamels

This shallow, footed plate has a leaf pattern in brown against a gold background, in enamel decoration. The exterior of plate is light blue, with a ring of cobalt blue around the foot of plate in enamel. It is unmarked, but this work and its mate were both made by the artist for the donor.

Provenance

Made by Karl Drerup for Margret Craver Withers; March 28, 1990, gift of Withers to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.