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Bill Wyman, Ceramic Artist, 1922–1980
Robert Arneson (American, 1930–1992)
Object Place: Benicia, California, United States
Legacy dimension: 14 1/2 x 13 x 6 1/2 inches
Not On View
A 1 1/2 times larger than life ceramic portrait of Bill Wyman, a long-time instructor at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. The 3/4 view portrait of Mr. Wyman, who wears thickly framed glasses, includes his head and proper right ear. Face, hair, and beard are decorated with splatters, drips, and splotches of white, blue, and purple glaze.
Signed inside proper right cheek: "Arneson 81 c"
Impressed letters: BILL WYAMN/ CERAMIC ARTIST/ 1922-1980
To MFA, 1993, gift of Sandra Shannonhouse.
Gift of Sandra Shannonhouse
Art © Estate of Robert Arneson / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY