IDLUK: Fabulous Fish

  • Melissa Greene, IDLUK: Fabulous Fish, 1996, thrown, painted, incised, burnished earthenware, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Jim Pepper on behalf of all committed artists, 2000.5

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IDLUK: Fabulous Fish is decorated with incised images of spotted fish swimming above wavy lines that suggest water. Melissa Greene finds inspiration for the images on her pots in the wildlife that surrounds her Maine home, and she has been dedicated to producing ceramic works that express the beauty of art and life.

Title
IDLUK: Fabulous Fish
Artist
Date
1996
On View
Dimensions
14 1/8 x 14 1/2 in. (36.0 x 36.7 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Jim Pepper on behalf of all committed artists

Mediums
Mediums Description
thrown, painted, incised, burnished earthenware
Classifications
Keywords
  • Animal – fish
Object Number
2000.5
Palette
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