Peter Muller-Munk (American, born Germany, 1904–1967). <em>"Normandie" Pitcher</em>, ca. 1935. Chrome-plated brass, 12 x 3 x 9 1/2 in. (30.5 x 7.6 x 24.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 84.67. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.67_view3_bw.jpg)

"Normandie" Pitcher

Artist:Peter Muller-MunkRevere Copper and Brass Company

Medium: Chrome-plated brass

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1935

Dimensions: 12 x 3 x 9 1/2 in. (30.5 x 7.6 x 24.3 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor


Accession Number: 84.67

Image: 84.67_view3_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
"Normandie" pitcher of chrome-plated brass. Streamlined, in plan, a teardrop shape with a flat, strap handle curving out from lip of rounded rear side of pitcher, and down to same rounded side of base. Body of pitcher comes to a point at front end, forming a straight line running from pouring spout to base. Top of pitcher dramatically raking up from handle at rear to point of pouring spout. CONDITION: Generally good with small scratches to all surfaces. Chrome plating has chipped away from more than half the underside of base.

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