Paul Revere Pottery of the Saturday Evening Girls club (active 1908–1942), Decorated by Sara Galner (American, born Austria–Hungary, 1894–1982)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts
Overall: 8.9 x 25.4 cm (3 1/2 x 10 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with glaze
Lorraine and Alan Bressler Gallery (Gallery 222)
Green bowl with goose design on interior.
This virtual tour and its corresponding installation at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, celebrates a recent gift to the Museum of more than 130 works by the Paul Revere Pottery, almost all of which were decorated by one of its most talented artists, Sara Galner. The gift was made by Sara Galner’s son, David L. Bloom, and his family.
"13.3.12. / S.E.G. / S. / G."
Early history unknown; some time between 1987 and 2005, acquired by Dr. David L. Bloom, Morristown, NJ, then Boston, MA; given by Dr. David L. Bloom to the MFA (Accession date: XXXX)
Gift of Dr. David L. Bloom and family in honor of his mother, Sara Galner Bloom
Reproduced with permission.