Viktor Schreckengost

American Art Deco Ceramic Jazz Bowl

2006

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Description

Re-editioned straight-lip Jazz bowl by Viktor Schreckengost.

  • The first Jazz bowl was designed in 1931 for then First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt.
  • Egyptian blue-glazed earthenware.
  • From the Centennial Edition Jazz Series of 100 executed in 2006.
  • Signed VIKTOR SCHRECKENGOST twice, incised with artist's monogram and numbered D-1 with foundation tag VSFsn3792.
Provenance

Property from the Schreckengost Family

Literature

The Cowan Potters, Inc., March 17, 1931, p. 2

Alastair Duncan, American Art Deco, New York, 1986, p. 117

Janet Kardon, ed., Craft in the Machine Age, 1920-1945: The History of Twentieth-Century American Craft, New York, 1995, p. 55

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The glazed surfaces with some glaze imperfections, and some light crazing, inherent to the production process. 

Dimensions
Height: 11.75 inches / 29.84 cm
Diameter: 17.25 inches / 43.81 cm
Materials
Earthenware
Period
Art Deco Style
Decorative Style
Modern Style
Country of Origin
United States
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