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"Desert" plate (yellow)

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

2012.1124

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics

“Desert” plate with thick, yellow glaze on interior - crazing, crawling. Bare clay exterior (reddish). Thick disk shape with slight indentation in center.

Signed

"Glen Lukens" signature in blue on side

Provenance

July 18, 2006, sold by Mark McDonald, 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