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Light Gatherer

Wheel-thrown, unglazed vase, flaring at lip with vertically pulled sides. Buttons of opaque white glass applied on protruding ridges of side. Body translucent under light. Everted lip.

Signed

Signed on bottom: Rudolf Staffel

Provenance

Purchased by MFA, 1983, from Helen Drutt Gallery.

Credit Line

Gift of Mary-Louise Meyer in memory of Norman Meyer

American, 1982–83

Object Place

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Accession Number

1983.336

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain