Requires Photography

Ceramic Form

1950–1955
Leza McVey (American, 1907–1984)


Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 10.2 cm (9 1/4 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1131a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Ceramics

Round bottle form with three tall feet, long neck, and sculptural stopper with glossy brown raised sports on raw clay or brown slip, interior neck and stem of stopper matte blue-gray.

Signed

Unsigned.

Provenance

Sold by the artist to Mark McDonald; 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