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Teardrop bottle (no. H386)

1957
Gertrud Amon Natzler (American (born in Austria), 1908–1971), Otto Natzler (American (born in Austria), 1908–2007)


Dimensions

Overall: 20.3 x 8.9 cm (8 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1138

Medium or Technique

Wheel-thrown and glazed earthenware

On View

The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Ceramics

Vase form with narrow neck with green/blue/gray over olive, crystalline glaze. Signed “Natzler” under foot and retains original paper label “H386”.

Signed

Signed "Natzler" retains original paper label "H386"

Provenance

June 3, 2005, sold by Mark McDonald, New York, 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