Earthenware, underglaze, gold luster; "Inspired by heroic ceramic works done in late 18th-century Russia. Commemorated Tsar Alexander's defeat of Napoleon's forces in Russia.""These 'Heroic Tureens' visually reflect themes in Neo-Classical architecture depicted in expressionist, sgraffito glazed surfaces and Russian classical glazed techniques."(Lollar) Lollar collects twentieth-century German expressionist woodcut and uses a similar gestural, linear style in surface decoration.
The original object was scanned as a TIFF file on a Nikon Coolscan 4000 film scanner at approximately 4000 pixels on the long dimension. A 300 ppi JPEG file limited to 1024 pixels on the long dimension was then added to the CONTENTdm database.