Footed plate with abstract design in matte cream glaze over bare black clay
Retains paper exhibition label pasted over possible signature inside foot: "TO..[illegible]ED TO EACH WORK SUBMITTED / THE ....O FINE ARTS ACADEMY / ALBRIGHT ART GALLERY / Annual Exhibition at Buffalo by Artists / of Western New York / [in italics] Work must be delivered to Albright Art Gallery / ARTIST [handwritten] Wm. Ehrich / ADDRESS [handwritten, partly legible] ...Klimk Rd. Roch. 10 N.Y. / TITLE [handwritten] Plate with abstract design / on black clay PRICE [scratched out] With number in ink "400.3.48"
July 13, 1996, sold by Gansevoort Gallery, New York (Mark McDonald), to Philip E. Aarons; December 2012, gift of Aarons to the MFA. (Accession date: Februrary 27, 2013)
Gift of Philip Aarons and Shelley Fox Aarons in honor of Jules and Jeanette Aarons