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Untitled Mystery Ewer (CAS)

Designer:
Adrian Saxe (American, born 1943)
Date:
1992
Medium:
Porcelain, rhinestones, fishing lure, plastic button, feather, lucite
Dimensions:
H. 11 1/8, W. 8-1/2, D. 4 1/2 in. (28.3 x 21.6 x 11.4 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Martin J. Davidson, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.527.2
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (bottom, incised): 1992 SAXE
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Clay into Art: Selections from the Collection of Contemporary Ceramics in The Metropolitan Museum of Art," November 24, 1998–May 30, 1999, unnumbered cat. (pl. 33, as Promised Gift of Dawn F. Bennett and Martin J. Davidson).

Martha Drexler Lynn. The Clay Art of Adrian Saxe. Exh. cat., Los Angeles County Museum of Art. New York, 1993, p. 97 (similar work).

Jane Adlin. Contemporary Ceramics: Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1998, pp. 7, 48, colorpl. 33.



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