Lid

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


Object Place: Europe, Gouda, The Netherlands

Dimensions

3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1994.91.6

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

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. Found black bowl on fluted foot. Cream-colored oval try with black shaped handles. Cream-colored circular “lid” with handle.

Inscription

Marks: in black enamel on underside of coffeepot, jug, cup, and saucer: Gouda/(mark)/HOLLAND./B.J.R.

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