1020: Russel Wright "Theme Formal" China, By Yamato Chi
Rare Russel Wright "Theme Formal" china, by Yamato China Co., Ltd., Japan, 1965, white porcelain, set consists of coffee pot with lid, 2 covered casseroles, open vegetable dish, 2 covered sugar dishes, 7 dinner plates, 3 salad plates, 5 bread & butter plates, 8 cups, 11 saucers and one small bowl, tiny nick to one covered casserole, signed on bottom, coffee pot: 11"h, dinner plate: 10.5"dia, overall excellent original condition. This set of china was featured in the exhibition "Russel Wright: Living with Good Design", which traveled to four US cities in 2007-2008. Examples of Theme Formal are included in the Metropolitan Museum of Art's collection.
Very tiny chip to one covered casserole dish. Otherwise, excellent original condition.