Michael Graves (American, 1934-2015). <em>Sugar Bowl with Lid and Spoon</em>, Designed 1987; Manufactured 1989-1990. Porcelain, Sugar Bowl with Lid (a & b): 4 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (11.1 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Swid Powell, 1990.34.3a-c. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 1990.34.2_1990.34.3a-c_bw.jpg)

Sugar Bowl with Lid and Spoon

Artist:Michael GravesSwid Powell

Medium: Porcelain

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Dates:Designed 1987; Manufactured 1989-1990

Dimensions: Sugar Bowl with Lid (a & b): 4 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (11.1 x 8.9 x 8.9 cm) Spoon (c): 4 1/4 x 15/16 x 1/2 in. (10.8 x 2.4 x 1.3 cm)


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

Accession Number: 1990.34.3a-c

Image: 1990.34.2_1990.34.3a-c_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Sugar bowl (a) with lid (b) and spoon (c), porcelain with vitreous glaze, transfer-printed decoration, and gilding. White spherical body (a) decorated with a band of green dots around mid-section; set on a maroon cross-shaped base. The circular, domed lid (b) has a small inverted U-shaped cutout on edge and a gilded spherical finial. White porcelain spoon (c) with deep circular bowl, squared, straight handle and ending in a flattened disk. CONDITION - Excellent original condition from manufacturer.

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