“The Leaning Pitcher”: Kewa Black-on-Cream Tall Pitcher with all over Slip and Bisected Leaves, c. 1910

December 2, 2011By Lyn Fox No Comments

Another visually striking black-on-cream pitcher slipped top to bottom. Slipping pitchers in this manner at Santo Domingo seemed to be a tradition largely reserved for smaller pitchers. The artist chose this technique to create a very modern and bold design on this large 11″ tall pitcher. The design features one stem with branching bisected leaves … Read More