Head of a Woman

  • Waylande Gregory, Head of a Woman, 1933, terra cotta on glazed ware base, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of International Business Machines Corporation, 1966.27.3

Execution Date

"Nature . . . transforms raw clay into vitreous stone; powdered glaze into lava and crystal; pasty colors into ringing hues; earthy clamminess into cool and sonorous vitreous ceramic." Waylande Gregory, American Artist, September 1944

Title
Head of a Woman
Artist
Date
1933
On View
Dimensions
23 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 13 3/8 in. (59.7 x 29.1 x 34.0 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of International Business Machines Corporation

Mediums
Mediums Description
terra cotta on glazed ware base
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure female – head
Object Number
1966.27.3
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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