Bowl

about 1950
Maija Grotell (American, born in Finland, 1899–1973)


Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 18.4 cm (5 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1113

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics

Flared footed bowl with bright blue matte glaze, trailed white glaze linear pattern aorund exterior, white interior with some firing bubbles

Signed

Incised initials "MG" inside foot

Provenance

By 2012, collection of Philip E. Aarons, New York; 2012, year-end gift of Aarons to the MFA. (Accession date: Februrary 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Aarons and Shelley Fox Aarons in honor of Jules and Jeanette Aarons