Lid for Milk Jug

1927
Designed by Chris van der Hoef (1875–1933), Manufactured by Plateelbakkerrij Zuid-Holland


Object Place: Europe, Gouda, The Netherlands

Dimensions

17.2 x 8 x 5.7 cm (6 3/4 x 3 1/8 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1994.91.2b

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Manufactured by Plateelbakkerrij Zuid-Holland. Lead-glazed earthenware. Marks: in black enamel on underside of coffeepot, jug, cup, and saucer: Gouda/ /HOLLAND./B.J.R. [Milk jug and lid from] Coffee pot and milk jug are tall cylindrical forms with rectangular closed handles, in black glaze. Cream-colored domed lids with elongated stepped finials. Black cylindrical cup with rectangular closed handle, cream interior. Cream-colored circular saucer. Round black bowl on fluted foot. Cream-colored oval tray with black shaped hangles. Cream-colored circular ‘lid’ with handle.

Markings

GOUDA

see drawing in file

B.J.R.

Provenance

1994, sold by De Haas Art Nouveau Art Deco (dealer), Amsterdam, to the MFA. (Accession Date: May, 25, 1994)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund and The John Axelrod Collection