American Modern pitcher

American
designed 1937; made about 1948
Designed by Russel Wright (American, 1904–1976), Manufactured by Steubenville Pottery Company (active 1879–1959)


Object Place: Steubenville, Ohio

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 22.9 x 16.5 cm (10 1/2 x 9 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.273

Medium or Technique

Whiteware with chartreuse glaze

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Whiteware with chartreuse glaze

Markings

on bottom: "Russel / Wright [in script] / MFG. BY/ STEUBENVILLE/ USA"

Provenance

Acquired by the donors at the time of their marriage in 1948; to MFA, 2005, gift of Ruth S. and Bertram J. Malenka.

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth S. and Bertram J. Malenka

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.