Lilac vase

about 1878–1883
John Bennett (American (born in England), 1840–1907)


Object Place: New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 35.6 x 20.3 cm (14 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

2008.109

Medium or Technique

Wheel-thrown earthenware with underglaze decoration

On View

Robert P. and Carol T. Henderson Gallery (Gallery 228)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics

Markings

Signed on bottom: "J Bennett / 412 E 24. / N.Y."

Provenance

Around 2007, purchased from a private collection in Catskill, New York by D. Wigmore Fine Art, New York; 2008, purchased by the MFA (Accession Date: April 23, 2008).

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the James Parker Charitable Trust