Earthenware vessel with dark brownish-red glaze and incised images of fish, seaweed, salamander, and abstract biomorphic marine forms.
Incised on side of vessel: "HP 1953"; incised on bottom: "HP Dec 16 1952"
"100" on cloth tape label on underside; another tape label with any writing effaced.
The artist; purchased by Elizabeth H. Martyr from the artist; to MFA, 1981, bequest of Elizabeth H. Martyr.
Bequest of Mrs. Eliabeth H. Martyr
Courtesy the Estate of Henry Varnum Poor & James Graham and Sons, New York.