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Tall bottle

1963
Edwin Scheier (American, 1910–2008), Mary Goldsmith Scheier (American, 1908–2007)


Dimensions

Overall: 43.8 x 18.4 cm (17 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1150

Medium or Technique

Wheel-thrown stoneware with luster glaze, carved and modeled decoration

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Ceramics

Tall bottle with pattern of stamped faces, sprigged dots. Dark gray gunmetal glaze, some flow, olive-green

Signed

Incised "Scheier 63" inside foot

Provenance

March 12, 1992, sold by Fifty/50 Mid-Century Decorative Arts, 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