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Axe Vessel

Gordon Baldwin (British, born 1932)
H. 29-1/2, W. 16, D. 9 inches (74.9 x 40.6 x 22.9 cm.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Adrian Sassoon, Esq., 1998
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: [painted]: GB 86
Liliana L. Epstein, England (1986–98; sale, Bonham's, London, April 27, 1998, sold to Sassoon); Adrian Sassoon, London (1998; his gift to MMA)

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. 47).

Jane Adlin. Contemporary Ceramics: Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1998, pp. 9, 46, colorpl. 47.

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