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Bowl

Open footed bowl with scalloped rim and rounded body. Visible on interior and exterior are ten layered slips, poured to reflect contour of rim. Earth shades with purple/browns in bowl, gray/greens on side, pale blues at rim. Heavy.

Signed

Inscribed on base: SH

Provenance

The artist; purchased by MFA, 1982, from the artist.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

Copyright

© VAGA, New York, NY

Canadian, 1981

Object Place

Alfred Station, New York, United States

Accession Number

1982.626

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain