Collection Artwork
Juanita C. Fragua (born Jemez Pueblo, 1935)
melon pot
1950-2000
clay, pigment
overall size: 5 3/4 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in.
Gift of Susan Rabinowitz Malloy, Class of 1945
Jemez Pueblo (New Mexico), United States, North America
2001.1.2
possibly purchased at Peabody Museum, Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Appraised by Norman Hurst, 2001. Given to the Tang by Susan Rabinowitz Malloy [Skidmore College Class of 1945] in 2001.
Inscribed in pencil, underside: 420-
Signed in black paint, underside, below number: JUANITA FRAGUA / JEMEZ PUE / N.M |

Ongoing Research

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Pattern by Monica Andrews '19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.