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"Desert" bowl (turquoise blue)

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


Dimensions

Overall: 10.2 x 42.5 cm (4 x 16 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1120

Medium or Technique

Molded earthenware with matte glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics

“Desert” bowl with four feet with exterior bare clay with incised concentric lines, interior deep blue, turquoise, glossy, crazing

Signed

Signed "Glen Lukens" in blue

Provenance

August 31, 2001, 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