Vase

1963
Henry Varnum Poor (American, 1888–1970)


Object Place: New City, New York, United States

Dimensions

16.51 x 13.97 x 13.97 cm (6 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1981.506

Medium or Technique

Stone ware or earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Earthenware

Earthenware vase with abstract biomorphic decoration. Clay is dark reddish color.

Signed

Incised on bottom: "HP '63"; signed in ink on cloth tape label "HV Poor '63"

Markings

"125" on masking tape label

Provenance

The artist; purchased by Elizabeth H. Martyr from the artist; to MFA, 1981, bequest of Elizabeth H. Martyr.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Elizabeth H. Martyr

Copyright

Courtesy the Estate of Henry Varnum Poor & James Graham and Sons, New York.