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Viola Frey (United States, 1933–2004)

Group Series: Questioning Woman 1
Date: 1988
Dimensions:
108 x 33 x 28 in. (274.3 x 83.8 x 71.1 cm)
Medium: Glazed earthenware
Credit Line: Museum of Arts and Design, New York; purchase with funds provided by the National Endowment for the Arts, matching funds from the Associates of the American Craft Museum, and contributions from the general public, 1991
Object number: 1991.1a-n
Not on View
DescriptionThree-dimensional ceramic female figure in bright hues of red, yellow, orange, and blue. The piece has a high-gloss finish. The woman is in a standing position with her arms raised almost to her face. She has a stocky figure and exaggerated details, including a 1950s-style housecoat, hairstyle, and platform sandals. The work is made from several ceramic pieces joined together with visible seams.