Henry Varnum Poor (American, 1888–1970)
Object Place: New City, New York, United States
Overall: 22.5 x 17.8 x 17.8 cm (8 7/8 x 7 x 7 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Earthenware vessel with dark brownish-red glaze and incised images of fish, seaweed, salamander, and abstract biomorphic marine forms.
Incised on side of vessel: "HP 1953"; incised on bottom: "HP Dec 16 1952"
"100" on cloth tape label on underside; another tape label with any writing effaced.
The artist; purchased by Elizabeth H. Martyr from the artist; to MFA, 1981, bequest of Elizabeth H. Martyr.
Bequest of Mrs. Eliabeth H. Martyr
Courtesy the Estate of Henry Varnum Poor & James Graham and Sons, New York.