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Tall vase (blue foot and neck)

1962
Edwin Scheier (American, 1910–2008), Mary Goldsmith Scheier (American, 1908–2007)


Dimensions

Overall: 43.8 x 19.1 cm (17 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1154

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Ceramics

Thin glossy blue glaze at foot and neck, black slip incised with fish figures around belly. Damaged and repaired: chip at foot, 8” hairline crack.

Signed

Incised signature and date "Scheier 62"

Provenance

By 2012, collection of 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