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Jar

about 1950
Marguerite Wildenhain (American, born in France, 1896–1985)


Dimensions

Overall: 21.6 x 17.1 cm (8 1/2 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1157

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics

Jar form with wide shoulders. Thin matte white glaze, breaks to dark drown; copper green around lip

Signed

Incised with "Pond Farm" and drawing of jug

Provenance

February 21, 1990, sold by Fifty/50 Mid-Century Decorative Arts, New York (Mark McDonald), to Philip E. Aarons, New York; December 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