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"Desert" plate (turquoise)

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


Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 x 19.7 cm (1 1/2 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1125

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics

“Desert” plate with bare clay exterior (gray, striated), turquoise glossy glaze interior, crazing

Signed

"EM 1947" monogram inside foot ring

Provenance

March 16, 2003, sold by 330 Gallery, Hudson, 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