Requires Photography

Ceramic Form

1950–1960
Leza McVey (American, 1907–1984)


Dimensions

Overall: 49.5 x 22.9 cm (19 1/2 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1128a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Ceramics

Asymmetrical vessel with sculptural stopper with pale blue glossy body with gray and dark blue “bullseye” spots.

Signed

"L" initial in blue inside foot

Provenance

March 30, 2008, Wright Auction, Chicago, lot 00237, to Mark McDonald; April 10, 2008, sold by Mark McDonald, New York, to 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