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Match holder/ashtray

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Frank Lloyd Wright ; Porzellanfabrik Gebrüder Bauscher

Date

1914

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Match holder/ashtray, Frank Lloyd Wright      ;    Porzellanfabrik Gebrüder Bauscher
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Porcelain
Size: 3 1/2 x 4 1/2in. (8.9 x 11.4cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture: North America, United States
Style: 20th century, Arts and Crafts
Inscriptions: Marks [New York - Chicago / Brauscher / Weiden (Germany) 1914] inscribed on bottom
Physical Description: white porcelain body with trademark Frank Lloyd Wright red squares around the perimeter, stylized writing within a square on match holder: 'Midway Gardens'
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Modernism Collection, gift of Norwest Bank Minnesota
Accession Number: 98.276.5.1
Rights: © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Artist: Frank Wright, American, 1867-1959
Role: Maker
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, 1867-1959

Artist: Porzellanfabrik Gebrüder Bauscher, Weiden, Germany, est. 1881
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality:
Life Dates: Weiden, Germany, est. 1881
Added to Site: February 28, 2009