Image Copyright Restricted

Gourd-shaped vase form (no. J821)

1958
Gertrud Amon Natzler (American (born in Austria), 1908–1971), Otto Natzler (American (born in Austria), 1908–2007)


Dimensions

Overall: 29.2 x 14.3 cm (11 1/2 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1135

Medium or Technique

Wheel-thrown earthenware with sulfur crater glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Ceramics

Vase with yellow and black glaze, called “sulphur crater glaze.” Signed “Natzler” under foot and retains original paper label “J821”.

Signed

Signed "Natzler" retains original paper label "J821"

Provenance

April 27, 1997, Leslie Hindman Auction, Chicago, to Mark McDonald; 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