Eugene Von Bruenchenhein
Eugene Von Bruenchenhein (American, 1910–1983)
Clay and paint
20 x 6 1/2 inches
Gift of Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz
Eugene Von Bruenchenhein, who worked as a florist in Wisconsin and maintained a vast collection of exotic plants that inspired his art, transformed the face jug’s traditional spout into a sprouting bulb that crowns this otherworldly character.