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"American Modern" pitcher

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Inscription

stamped into base in script: "Russel / Wright / MFG BY / Steubenville / USA"

Provenance

Purchased by the donor from a New England antiques store between 2003-2005; to MFA, 2006, gift of Barbara McLean Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward.

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara McLean Ward and Gerald W. R. Ward

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, designed 1937; made 1938–59

Object Place

Steubenville, Ohio

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 19.7 x 17.1 cm (10 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1154

Medium or Technique

Whiteware with seafoam blue glaze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware