to shop for new American Modern® by Bauer Pottery®!
The Bauer Pottery® collection has expanded
with the addition of the American Modern® line designed by Russel Wright®. The relationship
between Bauer Pottery and Russel Wright® goes back over 60
years and we're both excited about rekindling the old
"My father's original designs for Bauer are among the
most highly prized of his productive career," says
Annie Wright, Russel's daughter and President of Russel
Wright® Studios. "Bauer's continued dedication, reputation
and adherence to those original principles that brought
Russel and Bauer together in 1946 is refreshingly still
existent today at Bauer. We look forward to continuing this
historic relationship with the new Russel Wright® American
Modern® dinnerware by Bauer."
"Bauer's continued emphasis is on items originally
manufactured in the 1930s and 40s," explains Janek
Boniecki, President of Bauer Pottery Company of Los Angeles®.
"The Russel Wright® American Modern® line is the largest
selling dinnerware pattern of this period, reinforcing our
belief in the iconic ceramic dinnerware designs of that
With over 250 million pieces sold, American Modern® is this
country's original entry in modern style of dinnerware.
It was created by the influential American industrial designer
and artist Russel Wright in 1937. Wright is credited with
being the one most responsible for the American shift in
taste toward modern design in the mid 20 th century, and
American Modern® was his most bold statement in that effort.
The initial line consists of fourteen of the original most
popular and useful pieces including dishes, bowls, serving
platters, serving bowls, tea set and a unique new coffee
mug, all in bold mix-and-match colors carefully chosen by
Russel Wright for their food presentation drama and bold
modern flair. Chartreuse, coral, sea foam, granite and white
have been carefully matched to original colors enabling
the durable new Bauer American Modern® to be paired with
original, rarer pieces for perfect staging and practicality
in any modern setting.
on Bauer Pottery® and Russel Wright® available now:
for American Modern® by Bauer Pottery®
at Russel Wright® Design Center
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