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Head: Das Wasser

Head: Das Wasser
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Designer
Dina Kuhn, Austrian, 1891–1963
Manufacturer
Wiener Werkstätte, Vienna, Austria, 1903–1932
Date
1929
Type
ceramics
Exhibitions
Medium
Earthenware
Credit Line
Lent by The Cleveland Museum of Art, Dudley P. Allen Fund, 1929.438
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
48.2016.5
Description
Earthenware bust of the allegory of “The Water”; figure’s face and neck are glazed white while a turquoise hue spreads over her hair, which is ornamented by starfish and topped by a fish.
Data Source
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Austria