Richard Meier Pitcher


Designer: Richard Meier

Manufacturer: Swid Powell

Materials: Silverplate over brass

Country of Origin: Argentina

Date: 1980s

Dimensions: 8.63” H x 9” W x 4” D

Condition: Excellent

This pitcher’s simple design and spare decoration – grooves near the base and on the handle – reflect Meier’s commitment to the Modernism in all his commissions large and small. It also recalls the early 20th century designs of both Joseph Hoffman and Charles Rennie Mackintosh.