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Charger with Adam and Eve

mid 20th century
Edwin Scheier (American, 1910–2008), Mary Goldsmith Scheier (American, 1908–2007)


Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 41.3 cm (2 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1153

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Ceramics

Charger with Adam and Eve, serpent, and angel. Black figures on blue ground - incised decoration under glaze. Chip to rim (1/2 inch).

Signed

Incised signature "Scheier" inside foot ring

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