The Hunt (Punch Bowl)

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

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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.

Title
The Hunt (Punch Bowl)
Artist
Manufacturer
Date
1931
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
11 3/8 x 16 1/8 in. (29.0 x 41.1 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Mediums Description
porcelain and glaze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Equestrian
  • Animal – dog
  • Recreation – sport and play – hunting
  • Animal – fox
  • Figure group
Object Number
1985.92.3A
Palette
Linked Open Data
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