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Pitcher

February 1932
Paul Revere Pottery of the Saturday Evening Girls club (active 1908–1942), Decorated by Lili Shapiro (American, 1894–1978)


Object Place: Brighton, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Height x width: 7 x 7 in. (17.8 x 17.8 cm)

Accession Number

2006.2026

Medium or Technique

Earthenware and glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Green bodied pitcher with bulbous body and flat rim with pointed spout and angular handle; decorated with round medallion with a house, and trees in blues, greens and browns.

Inscription

Painted on neck of pitcher: "K"
Inscribed on base: "JEAN & ED, FEBRUARY 1932"

Signed

Signed with round ink stamp of "Paul Revere's Ride" logo and artist initials, "LS" (in a vertical box) and a petal flower with dot in the middle.

Provenance

Jean Kaye, mother of the donor and niece of Lili Shapiro (the decorator) (original name before "Americanized: Jeannette Kuposky); to donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Marcia Silver Nalebuff