Bowl

June 1912
Made by 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

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 14.6 cm (2 1/4 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

PG.2007.351

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Green ground with rim of brown decorated with three bunnies.


In 1914, a writer for House Beuatiful described the the decoration on the Paul Revere Pottery’s wares: “There are chickens, running on their little legs, rabbits couchant, geese, ducks, cats and a score or more of things that children delight in.”

Inscription

monogram on interior in a circle: "CFE"
on bottom: "11.6.12. / S.E.G. / S. / G."

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Promised gift of Dr. David L. Bloom and Family in honor of his mother, Sara Galner Bloom

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.