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The Hunt (Punch Bowl)

1931 Viktor Schreckengost Born: Sebring, Ohio 1906 Died: Tallahassee, Florida 2008 Cowan Pottery (Manufacturer) porcelain and glaze 11 3/8 x 16 1/8 in. (29.0 x 41.1 cm) diam. Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the artist 1985.92.3A Not currently on view


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This bowl was thrown in the same shape as Viktor Schreckengost’s most famous work, Jazz Bowl, which Eleanor Roosevelt commissioned in anticipation of her husband’s 1932 election. The fox being pursued by the other figures in the set is hiding in the bottom of this bowl.

Keywords

Animal - dog

Animal - fox

Equestrian

Recreation - sport and play - hunting

decorative arts - ceramic

Crafts - Clay

ceramic - porcelain

About Viktor Schreckengost

Born: Sebring, Ohio 1906 Died: Tallahassee, Florida 2008

About Cowan Pottery

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