VaseArtist(s)Rookwood PotteryObject Creation Date1929Medium & Supportstoneware with modeled matte blue glazeDimensions
6 7/16 x 2 9/16 x 2 9/16 in. (16.2 x 6.5 x 6.5 cm);6 7/16 x 2 9/16 x 2 9/16 in. (16.2 x 6.5 x 6.5 cm)Credit LineGift of the Marvin Felheim CollectionSubject matter
Rookwood Pottery, located in Cincinnati, Ohio, was the premiere American fine arts pottery from its foundation in 1880 through the 1930's. The early works were hand-painted but in the early twentieth century the pottery introduced its line of production ware, of which this is an example.Physical Description
Slender blue-glazed vase with a streamlined form that tapers to a base narrower than the shoulder of vessel. The work has a modeled and stylized motif of peacock feathers. Overall effect is of simplicity and refinement.Primary Object Classification Ceramic Primary Object TypevaseCollection AreaModern and ContemporaryRights
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