In memoriam

Remembering Eva Zeisel Through One Her Most Iconic Designs

The late industrial designer's Cloverware line of tabletop accessories was easy proof of her singular talent.

Early this year, when I read in The New York Times that Eva Zeisel had died, I immediately thought of my plexiglas salad bowl. It was passed down to me by my father who was very much interested in materials and design, both in his business as a seller of fine printing papers and as an individual. He believed, too,…