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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

Footed vessel with round body and covered in iridescent muddy gray-ish glaze

20th c.

20th century

circa 1935

1972/2.181

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

Vessel with rounded body, short neck and wide mouth. Brown clay body with wiped on black slip is covered with a pearlescent thick sky blue glaze dripping down two-thirds of the vessel.

20th c.

20th century

1912

1972/2.182

brown clay body with sky blue glaze over black slip, wiped on

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

Round-bodied vessel with small lip and wide mouth covered in an iridescent glaze over a semi-matte glaze that creates an appearance of irregular patches of color in browns and olive greens

20th c.

20th century

1920

1972/2.183

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

This small vase has a matte black glaze on the lower portion and a thick green glaze with many bubbles in it that extends from the narrow mouth across the shoulder of the vessel.

20th c.

20th century

1917

1972/2.184

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

european

european styles and periods

modern and contemporary art

modern british styles and movements

modern european regional styles and movements

modern european styles and movements

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

vessels

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Vase

William B. Stratton

1865 - 1938

20th century

1927

1972/2.185

stoneware with iridescent glaze

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

Footed vessel with round body, small lip and wide mouth covered in iridescent cracked gray-ish blue glaze

20th c.

20th century

1918

1972/2.186

stoneware with crackled glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

This vessel has a thin mouth that widens to a broad shoulder before tapering to a comparatively slender base. The colors of the glaze include a rich mustard yellow near the mouth, transitions to iridescent shades of purple o the shoulder and then a deep celadon green on the lower portion of the vessel.

20th c.

20th century

1925

1972/2.187

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

european

european styles and periods

modern and contemporary art

modern british styles and movements

modern european regional styles and movements

modern european styles and movements

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

Ceramic bottle-shaped footed vessel with bulbous body, narrow neck and flared mouth covered in an iridescent glaze over a semi-matte glaze that creates an appearance of irregular patches of color in greens and blues with an overall rose color.

20th c.

20th century

1916

1972/2.188

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Bowl

Pewabic Pottery

Bowl-shaped footed vessel covered with an iridescent glaze over a semi-matte glaze that creates the appearance of irregular patches of color ranging from a deep green-blue to a coppery-orange.

20th c.

20th century

1920

1972/2.189

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects

objects we use

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Deserted Brickyard

Yasuo Kuniyoshi

1889-1953

20th century

1889-1953

1972/2.19

lithograph on paper

architecture

geography

modern and contemporary art

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

Footed ceramic vessel with bulbous body and very large neck covered in an iridescent mottled blue glaze with striations

20th c.

20th century

circa 1919

1972/2.190

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

This small vase has a fairly wide mouth and a gently tapering profile. The upper 2/3 of the vessel has a thick creamy yellow glaze with traces of blue. The glaze has drip marks that run down the face of the vase.

20th c.

20th century

circa 1935

1972/2.191

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

european

european styles and periods

modern and contemporary art

modern british styles and movements

modern european regional styles and movements

modern european styles and movements

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

vessels

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Bowl

Pewabic Pottery

Footed bowl-shaped vessel with iridescent dark gray-black glaze

20th c.

20th century

1918

1972/2.192

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects

objects we use

vessels

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

Footed vessel with round body, short neck and flared mouth covered with an iridescent glaze over a semi-matte glaze that creates an appearance of irregular patches of color. It has an overall blue-green appearance. The rings of the thrown clay can be seen beneath the glaze.

20th c.

20th century

1922

1972/2.193

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Large Vase

Pewabic Pottery

Large vessel with angled shoulder, large neck and mouth and rounded lip with iridescent glaze in dark rose and brown colors

20th c.

20th century

1918

1972/2.194

stoneware with lavender iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Vase with two handles

Pewabic Pottery

Two-handled ceramic vase covered with iridescent glaze in muted grays and creams

20th c.

20th century

1906

1972/2.195

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Monumental Vase

Pewabic Pottery

This ceramic vase has a long oval shape with a wide neck, rounded lip and sloping shoulder area. The circular rings from the process of being thrown on the wheel can be seen beneath the glaze. The glaze is a yellow-orange matt, with dark brown patches, over a shiny celadon green and iridescent purple base.

20th c.

20th century

circa 1935

1972/2.196

stoneware with iridescent glaze

architecture

containers

containers by form

descriptors

modern and contemporary art

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

pottery (object genre)

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Monumental vase

Pewabic Pottery

This is a 44.5 cm high ceramic vase. The body has an oval shape with a small rounded band as its base. The shoulder area has a rounded edge and a small flat band at the bottom of the neck. There is a short neck with a rounded, overhanging lip at the top. The vase is covered with an iridescent glaze over a semi-matt glaze that creates an appearance of irregular patches of color. It has a lilac, or lavender blue appearance. The rings of the thrown clay can be seen beneath the glaze.

20th c.

20th century

1926

1972/2.197

stoneware with iridescent over matt glaze

ceramics

containers

containers by form

descriptors

modern and contemporary art

object genres

object genres by material

objects we use

vessels

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

This vase has an iridescent ochre and green glaze. The vessel has a narrow mouth high shoulder.

20th c.

20th century

1919

1972/2.198

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

european

european styles and periods

modern and contemporary art

modern british styles and movements

modern european regional styles and movements

modern european styles and movements

objects we use

people and culture

styles and periods

styles and periods by region

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Vase

Pewabic Pottery

Ceramic vessel with short neck, rounded shoulder, flared lip and wide mouth covered in iridescent gray-green glaze

20th c.

20th century

1920

1972/2.199

stoneware with iridescent glaze

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Black Quartered Arc

Gordon House

born 1932

20th century

1970

1972/2.2

etching on tan paper

colors

modern and contemporary art

visual and tactile

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Joseph the Carpenter

Carlos Lopez

1908-1953

20th century

1908-1953

1972/2.20

watercolor on illustration board

architecture

modern and contemporary art

ships

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This vase in iridescent glass consists of a large swelling shoulder that tapers towards a narrow base. The decoration in mauve, pink, blue and brown includes feather designs, including peacock tail "eye" design.

1848-1933

late 19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.200

iridescent green, blue and purple glass

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This iridescent blue and green glass vase has surface decorations that resemble peacock feather "eyes". Along the bottom is a raised design of a branch or leaves that was added to the vessel late in its creation.

1848-1933

late 19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.201

iridescent blue, green and amethyst glass

containers

containers by form

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

Iridescent blue, silver and yellowish-green glass vessel with tear-drop shaped body with vertical ribs, slight swell at neck and slightly flared lip.

1848-1933

Late 19th-Early 20th century

circa 1900

1972/2.202

iridescent blue, silver and yellowish-green glass

containers

containers by form

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

Iridescent blue, silver and yellowish-green glass vessel with egg-shaped body and the suggestion of lobes near the bottom half of the vessel tapering into eight flat sides towards the upper half. Vessel is topped by a soft-edged open-ended cube-like form.

1848-1933

Late 19th-Early 20th century

circa 1900

1972/2.203

iridescent blue, silver and yellowish-green glass

containers

containers by form

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Bottle

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This small bottle consists of iridescent glass with mirror-like surfaces and swirling desigsn in green and brown that evoke agate. The dark designs are in bands that grow up from the base and along the shoulder.

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.205

glass with federzeichnung decoration in silver luster with amber and green stria

containers

containers by form

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

drinking vessels

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Bottle

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This small bottle consists of iridescent glass with mirror-like surfaces and swirling desigsn in green and brown that evoke agate. The dark designs are in bands that grow up from the base and along the shoulder.

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.206

glass with federzeichnung decoration in silver luster with amber-green striation

containers

containers by form

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

drinking vessels

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Tulip-shaped Vase (base broken off)

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This vase is in the form of a flower. The "petals" of the vessel are of folded iridescent glass in shades of gold, pink, and green. The slender green "stem" continues to the base, also in green glass.

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.207

opalescent and iridescent glass

buildings and the land

containers

containers by form

herbaceous plants

landscapes (environments)

medium

modern and contemporary art

natural landscapes

objects we use

plants

settlements and landscapes

the natural world

vegetation and vegetation components

vegetation components

woody plants

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Fan-shaped Vase on Domed Foot (piece of lip broken off)

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This vessel is in the shap of a fan, raised on a mold-blown stem, on a domed foot. The vessel has a raised design on both the fan and foot and is made from orange/pink iridescent glass.

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.208

iridescent pink and yellow glass

attributes and properties

attributes and properties by specific type

containers

containers by form

costume

costume accessories

costume accessories carried

descriptors

form attributes

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

shape

vessels

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Miniature vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.209

iridescent red and gold glass

containers

containers by form

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Buildings with Water Tank (Bellevue Plantation, Virginia)

Henry McFee

1886-1953

20th century

circa 1930-1931

1972/2.21

oil on canvas

architecture

atmospheric effects

houses

modern and contemporary art

plants

the natural world

water towers

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Miniature vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

Miniature vase of irregular, slightly globular form; vessel has suggestions of lobes and has a narrow neck. Exterior of vase exhibits a deep yellow and pinkish iridescent surface with an overall effect of rich color and natural aysmmetry.

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.210

iridescent gold and pink glass

containers

containers by form

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

irridescent green and blue teadrop-shaped vessel with vertical ribbing

1848-1933

Late 19th-Early 20th century

circa 1900

1972/2.211

iridescent blue and green glass

containers

containers by form

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

irridescent orange, yellow and blue teardrop-shaped vessel with vertical ribbing

1848-1933

Late 19th-Early 20th century

circa 1900

1972/2.212

iridescent orange, yellow and blue glass

containers

containers by form

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Bowl

Louis Comfort Tiffany

Glass bowl-shaped vessel with the suggestion of lobes with a large flared lip and iridescent in color in shades of greens and blues

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.213

iridescent green glass

containers

containers by form

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects

objects we use

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1910

1972/2.214

opalescent glass with gold and red oxide

containers

containers by form

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This large vase consists of dark iridescent glass with diagonal swril pattern in the glass. The vessel has dark scalloped desgins cut into the surface.

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1900

1972/2.217

iridescent glass with black decoration

containers

containers by form

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

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modern and contemporary art

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

irridescent gold and yellow cylindrical vessel with wide mouth, slightly flared lip narrowing at base

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.218

glass with gold luster

containers

containers by form

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Fish Nets, Acapulco

Louise Nobili

born 1917

20th century

1956

1972/2.22

watercolor

americas

animals

locality

modern and contemporary art

north & central america

the natural world

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This oval-shaped vase has an irregularly shaped mouth. The decoration, which consists of numerous layers of glass, has green and brown glass in the bottom third; a swriling brown and cream glass the overlays from the foot up to the lip of the vessel, and finally a horizontal pattern of warm brown dots (which are pulled into bands around the widest part of the vessel) that begins at the top.

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.220

glass with red slag and varigated design

containers

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inorganic material

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Kuttrolf-like Decanter

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This orange/yellow iridescent decanter with a triangular-shapped stopper is pinched in the middle, dividing the vessel into several separate channels.

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.221

iridescent gold and rust glass

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

household objects

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels for serving and consuming food

vessels for serving drinks

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Decanter

Louis Comfort Tiffany

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.222

iridescent glass

household objects

medium

modern and contemporary art

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Persian Rosewater Sprinkler

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This elongated vase has a small, round base and an undulating, swan-like attenuated neck that ends in a flaring mouth. The length of the neck of the vessel has ridges and the surface has a dark iridescent quality of green and blue

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.223

iridescent glass

containers

containers by form

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Vase

Louis Comfort Tiffany

irridescent blue vase with large mouth and large flared foot

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.224

blue iridescent glass with purple striations

containers

containers by form

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Pitcher

Louis Comfort Tiffany

This small blown glass pitcher consists of bands of glass applied to the body of the vessel; as the pitcher was blown, the glass between the bands expanded, shaping the vessel into four lobes.

1848-1933

19th century

circa 1896-1900

1972/2.226

iridescent glass

containers

containers by form

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

medium

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

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Vase

Arthur Nash

Glass vase with wide body and neck and slightly flared lip with irridescent golden yellow surface treatment in vertical leaf or feather design

1849-1934

20th century

circa 1929-1931

1972/2.227

iridescent glass

containers

containers by form

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Vase

François-Emile Décorchemont

Inverted cone-shaped vessel of brown, yellow and green glass

(1880 - 1971)

20th century

1904-1971

1972/2.228

brown, yellow, and green glass

containers

containers by form

descriptors

glass and glassmaking mixtures

inorganic material

materials

materials by composition

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

vessels

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Ashtray with freestanding rabbit

René Lalique

Clear glass saucer with milky, iridescent free-standing form in the center shaped like a rabbit.

(1860 - 1945)

20th century

circa 1919-1930

1972/2.229

glass

animals

animals and creatures

containers

containers by function or context

containers for serving and consuming food

culinary containers

mammals

modern and contemporary art

objects we use

the natural world

vessels

vessels for serving and consuming food

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Monument

Peter Sager

Born 1920

20th century

1920-1946

1972/2.23

woodcut on paper

genres

modern and contemporary art