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Watercolor Paintings of Maricopa Pottery

Published by Arizona State Museum

These 102 watercolor paintings depict Maricopa pottery from the Arizona State Museum's Smurthwaite Collection. The watercolor paintings were completed by unknown artists employed by the Works Progress Administration in 1939. The watercolors are on lightweight matboard. The pottery showcased in the paintings was purchased by the Arizona State Museum from Caroline Smurthwaite and Burridge D. Butler in March 1938.

Painting of a black-on-buff dog shaped vessel
Painting of a black-on-buff dog shaped vessel
Arizona Memory Project