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"Desert" bowl (pink and green)

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


Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 23.5 cm (1 3/4 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1123

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics

“Desert” bowl with dark bare clay exterior, thick green and pink Shino glaze on interior

Signed

"Glen Lukens" signature in blue on bottom

Provenance

September 21, 1996, sold by Gansevoort Gallery, New York (Mark McDonald), 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