"American Modern" Celery Dish

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:
1 1/4 x 13 1/8 x 3 5/8 in. (3.2 x 33.3 x 9.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of Paul F. Walter, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.73.2
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).