Square ceramic tile

American
1872–89
Chelsea Keramic Art Works (active 1872–1889), Arthur E. Osborne (English, 1855–1942)


Object Place: Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

1.9 x 14.6 x 14.6 cm (3/4 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.666

Medium or Technique

Earthenware, pressed and molded

On View

Lorraine and Alan Bressler Gallery (Gallery 222)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Square, greenish tile with profile of boy in center.

Markings

On reverse: "CHELSEA KERAMIC / ART WORKS / ROBERTSON & SONS"
Initials: "AO" on reverse

Provenance

Collecton of Lura Woodside Watkins; to MFA, 1987, gift of C. Malcolm and Joan P. Watkins.

Credit Line

Gift of C. Malcolm and Joan P. Watkins in memory of Lura Woodside Watkins