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"American Modern" Pitcher

Designer:
Russel Wright (American, Lebanon, Ohio 1904–1976 New York)
Manufacturer:
Steubenville Pottery Company (Steubenville, Ohio)
Date:
designed 1937; produced from 1939
Medium:
Earthenware
Dimensions:
6 5/8 x 7 3/8 x 6 3/4 in. (16.8 x 18.7 x 17.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.73.1
Not on view
Marking: [impressed into bottom] Russel / Wright / MFG BY / STEUBENVILLE / USA
Paul F. Walter, New York (by 1989–90; his gift to MMA)

R. Craig Miller. Modern Design in The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1890–1990. New York, 1990, ill. p. 144 (color).



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