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Tall bottle

1960-1968
Beatrice Wood (American, 1897–1998)


Object Place: Ojai, California

Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 10.2 cm (10 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.857

Medium or Technique

Wheel thrown and altered earthenware with crater-glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Ceramics

Tall bottle form with flared lip and long neck. Cratered glaze in turquoise fading into copper-brown at top of neck.

Signed

On bottom "BEATO"

Provenance

1968, gift of Michael Hathaway (a friend of the artist) to Leith Spieden, Cambridge, MA, on occasion of her wedding; 2012, gift of Leith Speiden to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Leith Speiden