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Plate

Raku-fired low, circular plate in gray glaze with air-brushed decoration in shades of blue, lavender, and green. Center of vessel is depressed and unglazed.

Signed

Incised on base: HSadow/ Comus, Maryland/ 1980

Provenance

Purchased from the artist by Carol and Mike Mendelson, early 1980s; to MFA, 1995, gift of Carol and Mike Mendelson.

Credit Line

Gift of Carol and Mike Mendelson

American, 1981

Object Place

Comus, Maryland, United States

Accession Number

1995.803

Medium or Technique

Raku-fired earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware