Soup Bowl

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Artist

Warren MacKenzie
b. 1924
Born in Kansas City, MO

Artist 2

Alix Kolesky MacKenzie
1922-1962

Title

Soup Bowl

Date

ca. 1959

Description

One of a series of six soup bowls in the M's collection, this ceramic was produced through the collaborative efforts of Warren and Alix MacKenzie. The bowl's grayish-white color is the result of applying glaze to white slipped stoneware, while the pattern of dark vertical and horizontal lines in the bowl is a non-oxide surface painting by Alix.

Medium

Glazed and white slipped stoneware with non-oxide surface painting

Dimension

2 1/2 x 6 x 6 inches

Credit Line

Purchase, Acquisition Fund, FCM '59

Object ID

60.09.70.01

Notes

Purchased from the 'Fiber-Clay-Metal' show in 1959.

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