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Friday, August 8, 2008

Milk Pan

Milk image of Pan
Milk Pan
Rendus by John Tarantino (artist)
watercolor, graphite and colored pencil on paperboard
overall: 30 x 37.7 cm (11 13/16 x 14 13/16 inches) Original IAD Subject: 3 "high 6 1 / 4" Dia (upper lip by-) 6 "Dia (basic)
Index of American Design
De la Tour: Pottery Index of American Design
Object 9 of 17

After about 1825, the simple, simple, functional forms of stoneware were led by exuberant painted decoration. Freehand drawings cobalt blue display new freedom and fluidity as seen in large, bold brushstrokes on the pan of milk. The clarity and force of floral design complements sanitation, liquid from the pan.

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