Fluted Jar with Lid

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Artist

Warren MacKenzie
b. 1924
Born in Kansas City, MO

Title

Fluted Jar with Lid

Date

2006

Description

This lidded jar by Warren MacKenzie has a surface covered with vertical fluted areas about one inch wide. Fired separately, the lid has the same fluted sides as the jar. It has a yellow hue, is scattered with brown spots, and has brown streaks appearing along the edges of the fluted areas. The jar’s yellowish color is the result of pouring a matte brown glaze over a matte grey glaze.

Medium

Glazed stoneware: Brown matte glaze over grey matte glaze

Dimension

12 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches

Credit Line

Purchase, Acquisition Fund

Object ID

2006.03.01 a-b

Publications

Riddle, Mason. "Warren MacKenzie." In Our Treasures: Highlights from the Minnesota Museum of American Art, edited by Kristin Makholm, 52-55. St. Paul, MN: Minnesota Museum of American Art, 2011.

Rights Statement

In Copyright