The Hunt (Plate)

  • Viktor Schreckengost, The Hunt (Plate), 1931, porcelain and glaze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1985.92.3B

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Viktor Schreckengost designed the foxhunt plates while working for Cowan Pottery in 1930. At the time, Cowan was creating custom work for interior designers, and one of them requested dishes that were decorated with different outdoor activities. Some of his other plates featured people swimming and playing tennis, golf, and polo.

Title
The Hunt (Plate)
Artist
Manufacturer
Date
1931
Location
Dimensions
11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Mediums Description
porcelain and glaze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Animal – horse
  • Architecture Exterior – detail – fence
  • Recreation – sport and play – hunting
Object Number
1985.92.3B
Palette
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