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Eva Zeisel, an extremely rare Soup Tureen with lid and Soup Ladle, both in Sand, Town and Country, Red Wing Potteries, Red Wing, Minnesota, designed 1947. Soup Tureen height 8 in. (20.3 cm), dia. 9 in. (22.9 cm). Soup Ladle length 14 1/2 in. (36.8 cm). 1620-314
Published: Eva Zeisel: The Playful Search for Beauty, Knoxville, TN: The Knoxville Museum of Art, 2004, p. 17.
Exhibited: San Diego, Mingei International Museum, “Eva Zeisel: Extraordinary Designer at 100,” 10 December 2006-12 April 2007; Los Angeles, Craft and Folk Art Museum, "Eva Zeisel: Extraordinary Designer at 100," 9 September-30 December 2007.
On this line, see Merri Villane, "Red Wing Potteries: Town and Country," in Eva Zeisel: Life, Design, and Beauty, 2013, pp. 74-79.


Overall excellent condition; slight looseness on the wood mount of the ladle typical of age.

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Eva Zeisel, Rare Town & Country Soup Tureen & Ladle

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000Oct 12, 2017