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"Desert" bowl (orange)

1935–1945
Glen Lukens (American, 1887–1967)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 37.5 cm (3 1/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1118

Medium or Technique

Molded and carved earthenware with matte glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics

“Desert” bowl with four feet with exterior bare clay, orange; interior near top incised concentric rings in bare clay, rich orange pooled at bottom

Signed

Incised signature on bottom "Glen Lukens"

Provenance

December 20, 1996, sold by Garth Clark Gallery, 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