Lucy Martin Lewis

(American, c. 1900-1992)

Ceramic, slip

Overall: 11.8 x 15.8 cm (4 5/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

Gift of Frances and David Dickenson in memory of Sarah Dickenson and Jeffrey Cudlip 2003.345


Descendants of the ancient Anasazi, the modern potters of Acoma Pueblo, from which these two vessels come, often root their ceramic designs and colors in the ancient black-and-white styles also displayed in this case. Lucy Martin Lewis is one of the southwest's most famous ceramists.

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