Vase

1938
Maija Grotell (American, born in Finland, 1899–1973)


Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 10.2 cm (3 1/4 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1114

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics

Small vessel with thin white glaze with swirling black overglaze decoration

Signed

Incised inside foot "MG / Rutgers / 1938"

Provenance

February 22, 1991, sold by Fifty/50 Mid-Century Decorative Arts, New York (Mark McDonald), 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