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Bowl (no. 1490)

1941
Gertrud Amon Natzler (American (born in Austria), 1908–1971), Otto Natzler (American (born in Austria), 1908–2007)


Object Place: Los Angeles, California

Catalogue Raisonné

Studio inventory number 1490.

Dimensions

Overall: 12.1 x 27.3 cm (4 3/4 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.405

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Thin-walled open bowl with small foot, red earthenware body, gray glaze with blue lava overflow at rim. Studio inventory number 1490.

Signed

Signed on bottom: "G & O / Natzler / 1941"

Provenance

July 1941, the artists to John Entenza. 2009, Los Angeles Modern Auctions; June 7, 2009 purchased by Catherine Glynn Benkhaim at Los Angeles Modern Auctions (Lot 00456); 2012, Catherine Glynn Benkhaim partial gift and partial sale to the MFA. (Accession date: June 27, 2012)

Credit Line

Partial gift of Catherine Glynn Benkaim and Museum purchase with funds donated by Mr. and Mrs. Peter S. Lynch, Hope and Mel Barkan, Alan and Lorraine Bressler, and Susan W. Paine