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Ceramics innovator William H. Grueby's style of "organic naturalism" transformed the direction of art pottery in the United States and abroad. His vegetal forms are articulated by subtle tooling and finished with opaque, dripping glazes that blurred the line between form and surface decoration....

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Marks

No marks.

Provenance

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce, 1965.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of John G. Pierce

about 1906–

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts

Dimensions

2.54 x 31.11 x 31.11 cm (1 x 12 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.215

Medium or Technique

Pressed and glazed earthenware

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware