Dessert Bowl, "Conversation/Aquarium" Pattern
Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 1/8 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (2.9 x 14.6 x 14.6 cm) (show scale)
Transfer-printed in gray on reverse: "FLINTRIDGE CHINA / [two lions flanking shield with "F"] / U.S.A. / MADE IN CALIFORNIA"
"Lucha" in script on onside of bowl
Gift of Charles Venable and Martin Webb
Dessert bowl, "Conversation/Aquarium" pattern. Circular, dished bowl form with platinum rim band. Transfer-printed decoration includes, in black: lobster, star fish, sword fish, and three other fish, one followed by two small fry. In gray, a strand of seaweed bisects the bowl slightly off center and along one end is the signature "Lucha" in script.
Lucha (unknown). Dessert Bowl, "Conversation/Aquarium" Pattern, ca. 1954. Porcelain, 1 1/8 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (2.9 x 14.6 x 14.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Charles Venable and Martin Webb, 2004.14.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2004.14.3_bw.jpg)
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