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Triangular bowl

American
mid-20th century
Otto Heino (1915–2009), Viveka Timeriasieff Heino (1910–1995)


Dimensions

5.08 x 15.24 x 12.06 cm (2 x 6 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1990.236

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Stoneware

Dark stoneware body of a triangular shape having a swirl of transparent and white glaze with sgraffito decoration. Resembles surrealist eye. On outside edge shows a loss of 7/16 in.

Signed

Signed in sgraffito through white glaze on bottom: Viveka and Otto

Provenance

To MFA, 1990, gift of Margaret Craver Withers.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers